This page explains our travel advisories for destinations, how we develop and update our travel advisories and what each advice level means in travel advisories.
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All travellers face risks overseas. Risks can be higher for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people in some destinations.
This page provides general advice about what to do if you find out an Australian friend or family member has been kidnapped overseas.
Explore this page for information about how to find out if you need your document legalised and which documents we can legalise in Australia.
Information on biosecurity processes and border controls before and after your arrival in Australia.
We deliver a range of consular services for Australians overseas. These include travel advice, notarial services, passports, consular support and crisis response.
The Australian Government delivers passport services for Australians through the Australian Passport Office. Read more about passports in Australia and overseas.
In many countries age, gender and sexual preferences can pose challenges. Understanding the culture and laws in your destination will help things go smoothly.