Understand the local laws of the country you're visiting and the Australians laws that still apply to you when overseas
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If you're arrested or jailed overseas, you have the right to contact the Australian Government.
When death happens overseas it can be difficult. During this time, consular staff will do what we can to assist you. However, there are limits to our help.
We work closely with a range of government and not for profit partners to prepare our advice, and to promote Smartraveller.
You're responsible for your finances overseas. If you run out of money while you're away, find out what options are available.