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Understand the local laws of the country you're visiting and the Australians laws that still apply to you when overseas
Never buy, use or travel with illegal drugs when overseas.
Information on biosecurity processes and border controls that follow your arrival in Australia.
A marriage must be entered into with the full and free consent of both people. Learn more about forced marriage.
Wherever you’re going overseas, there remains a threat of terrorism. Terrorists continue to carry out attacks around the world, and they target both locals and foreign tourists. Learn more about how to reduce your risks while travelling.
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.