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This page explains our travel advisories for destinations, how we develop and update our travel advisories and what each advice level means in travel advisories. It also explains the difference between our travel advice and the COVID-19 related travel bans.
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.
We deliver a range of consular services for Australians overseas. These include travel advice, notarial services, passports, consular support and crisis response.
The Australian Government delivers passport services for Australians through the Australian Passport Office. Read more about passports in Australia and overseas.
This page provides an overview of where to get help before and during your travels. Our assistance will depend on the circumstances and availability of consular resources.
The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade provides notarial services overseas. We deliver these services through our embassies and consulates.