This page provides general advice about what to do if you find out an Australian friend or family member has been kidnapped overseas.
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Piracy is a major issue around the world. Explore this page to learn about high risk areas for piracy, how to reduce your risk and where to get help.
There is an ongoing threat of kidnapping in many parts of the world. Explore this page to learn about reducing the risk of kidnapping, before you go.
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.
COVID-19-related information for Australians and permanent residents in Australia who want to go overseas.
Travel zones are routes of travel that have eased COVID-19 border restrictions, either in Australia, in the destination, or both.
Read our advice on COVID-19, including leaving Australia, trying to get home, arriving in Australia and staying overseas.