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This page provides general advice about what to do if you find out an Australian friend or family member has been kidnapped overseas.
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.
This page provides information on the DFAT COVID-19 registration portal. Read on to learn more about:
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.
COVID-19 has changed international travel. It’s more unpredictable, and far more complex. We've broken down what you should consider before planning to travel.
Travel zones are routes of travel that have eased COVID-19 border restrictions, either in Australia, in the destination, or both.
Advice for Australians overseas who are trying to return home to Australia.
DFAT's highest priority at this time is helping vulnerable Australians overseas return to Australia. As part of this ongoing work, DFAT has arranged a number of additional facilitated flights with commercial airlines.