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Australia has reciprocal health care agreements with 11 countries. These countries provide some emergency care to Australians.
Understand how and when the Australian Government can help overseas. Read the Consular Services Charter in Traditional Chinese (領事服務 憲章).
This brochure is designed to provide information to help you understand what consular staff in Australia and overseas can do to assist during this difficult time.
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.
This page provides mature travellers with information to prepare for a hassle-free journey. Properly preparing before you travel will help you have a safe trip.
When death happens overseas it can be difficult. During this time, consular staff will do what we can to assist you. However, there are limits to our help.