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Never buy, use or travel with illegal drugs when overseas.
A marriage must be entered into with the full and free consent of both people. Learn more about forced marriage.
Today we acknowledge the 20th anniversary of 9/11. On that day nearly 3,000 innocent people died, including 10 Australians, in the most devastating terrorist attack in the US. Terrorists continue to carry out attacks around the world. Terrorists may target places associated with foreigners or Westerners.
Australian laws apply to acts of female genital mutilation overseas as well as domestically.
Read our advice on COVID-19, including leaving Australia, trying to get home, arriving in Australia and staying overseas.
Australia has strict border measures in place to protect the health of the Australian community.