Travel Alerts

Australian's take around 10 million trips overseas each year. To help Australia's avoid difficulties whilst travelling the Australian Government provides travel advice on more than 170 destinations. The aim is to help Aussies make informed travel decisions. The travel alerts highlight the threats that you could face at your destination, whether related to security, safety, health, local laws, or natural disasters. They also highlight areas that are clearly not safe for travel.

You should use this destination intelligence when planning your holiday to stay informed and travel safely!

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Additionally, whether you are travelling overseas for leisure or business the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade recommends that you subscribe to receive the latest travel advice updates for your destination. Subscribe at  Smartraveller.gov.au before you leave Australia.

Latest Travel Alerts

Keep up to date with the latest travel warnings and alerts across the world before you depart on your trip.

India

23 April 2021

COVID-19 infection numbers are increasing rapidly across India. Lockdowns and curfews have been imposed in some major cities to curb transmission. Penalties may be imposed if you breach the restrictions. The ban on international commercial flights re …

Netherlands

22 April 2021

The Netherlands has lockdown measures in place. Entry and departure from the Netherlands remains restricted depending on the country you're travelling from or going to. You'll need a negative COVID-19 test result to enter the Netherlands and you must …

Mexico

22 April 2021

Mexico's land borders with the US, Guatemala and Belize are closed to non-essential traffic. You should depart Mexico by air. Expect widespread closures of businesses and movement restrictions to continue. Measures will vary by state.

Fiji

22 April 2021

The Fijian Government has established health protection measures for all of Viti Levu. A Containment Area remains in the Greater Nadi and Lautoka area for 14 days, starting from 19 April. International flights are suspended. Domestic flights and ferr …

Chad

21 April 2021

Following violent confrontations in the North of Chad, on 20 April the Chadian army announced the death of President Idriss Déby. Land and air borders have been shut until further notice. A nationwide curfew has been imposed between 6pm and 5am. The …

Belgium

21 April 2021

Travel to Belgium is permitted if you're located within the EU/Schengen Area or are in a country listed by Belgium as ?green?. If not, you may only travel to Belgium for an essential purpose or if you're a citizen or resident of an EU/Sche …

Kosovo

21 April 2021

There?s an overnight curfew from 10.30pm to 5am. Cafes, restaurants and most shops are open with restricted hours. You must show proof of a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test if you're entering Kosovo from a country with high levels of infection. It m …

Montenegro

20 April 2021

To travel to Montenegro, you'll need a COVID-19 (PCR) test no more than 72 hours old, or IgG test (positive antibody) results no more than 30 days old, or proof of full vaccination at least seven days prior to arrival. Travellers from Serbia, Croatia …

Slovakia

20 April 2021

Slovakia has declared a state of emergency. You must wear a mask in public, including outdoors. Public health measures are in place due to COVID-19. Follow the advice of the local authorities.

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