Death overseas is always a possibility. Even for people who are fit and healthy. Sometimes, things just go wrong.
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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.
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.
Read general travel advice in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt) before you go. Learn about laws, entry requirements, insurance, dual citizenship, travelling with children, getting help overseas and more.
Có những gián đoạn đáng kể đến việc đi lại quốc tế do COVID-19. Nếu đang có kế hoạch đi du lịch hay hiện đang ở nước ngoài, hãy chắc chắn là bạn lên kế hoạch trước và hiểu tất cả các rủi ro.
Read the Consular Service Charter in Vietnamese (Hiến Chương về Dịch Vụ Lãnh Sự).
Advice for Australians staying overseas, including questions on whether to stay overseas or return to Australia, and travelling to other countries and within countries.
Advice for Australians overseas who are trying to return home to Australia.