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Australia has reciprocal health care agreements with 11 countries. These countries provide some emergency care to Australians.
Browse our general advice pages on a range of travel topics, to learn what you need to know before you go.
Foreign authorities may request a document to be issued with an Apostille or an Authentication certificate before they will accept it. This is called ‘legalisation’.
The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade provides notarial services overseas. We deliver these services through our embassies and consulates.
No matter who you are, where you're going and what you're doing, get travel insurance. Learn how to choose a policy that's right for you.
All legalisation forms that we offer are listed here.
If you're going overseas to get married, you may need a Certificate of No Impediment to Marriage (CNI) to prove you're free to marry.
If you're leaving Australia, travel insurance is just as essential as your passport. The CHOICE buying guide makes finding the right travel insurance easy.