British Government Travel Warnings

Updated on Monday, September 26th, 2016

Travel advice and warnings from the British Government on international travel destinations.

Latest Warnings

  1. Ethiopia
  2. India
  3. Taiwan
  4. Nigeria
  5. Bermuda
  6. China
  7. United Arab Emirates
  8. Serbia
  9. Belarus
  10. Ghana
  11. Israel
  12. The Occupied Palestinian Territories
  13. Russia
  14. USA
  15. Bulgaria
  16. Latvia
  17. Denmark
  18. Bosnia and Herzegovina
  19. Bahrain
  20. Nepal

1. Ethiopia

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 6:42 am

Latest update: Summary – information and advice about events on 26-27 September across the country and on 2 October in Oromia region

2. India

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 4:39 am

Latest update: Summary – heavy monsoon rains are affecting Hyderabad and the states of Telangana and parts of Andra Pradesh; you should monitor local and international weather updates

3. Taiwan

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 3:54 am

Latest update: Summary – Typhoon Megi is forecast to bring hazardous sea and weather conditions to parts of Taiwan from around 26 September 2016

4. Nigeria

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 3:47 am

Latest update: Safety and security section (the Niger Delta states) - removal of information about a day of action on 23 September

5. Bermuda

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 3:34 am

Latest update: Summary – removal of information and advice about tropical storm Karl

6. China

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 3:30 am

Latest update: Summary – Typhoon Megi may bring hazardous sea and weather conditions to parts of eastern China from around 27 September 2016

7. United Arab Emirates

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 3:27 am

Latest update: Local laws and customs section - updated information on social media and fundraising

8. Serbia

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 2:46 am

Latest update: Health section - a small number of cases of the West Nile virus have been reported, you should take measures to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes

9. Belarus

Posted on 23 September 2016 | 3:36 am

Latest update: Safety and security section (Road travel) – some foreign nationals have been prevented from crossing the border between Belarus and Russia when travelling by road, particularly on the M1 Highway to/from Smolensk; if you’re planning to travel by road between Belarus and Russia you should consider seeking an alternative route

10. Ghana

Posted on 23 September 2016 | 2:24 am

Latest update: Safety and security section – there’s a possibility of unrest in the lead-up to presidential and parliamentary elections on 7 December 2016; you should monitor local media for up-to-date information and follow the advice of local authorities

11. Israel

Posted on 22 September 2016 | 11:13 am

Latest Update: Summary and Safety and Security Sections - advise against all but essential travel 10km either side of Route 60 south of Gush Etzion Junction, including Hebron, after spike in security incidents. Be extra vigilant along Route 60 north of Tappuah, including Nablus.

12. The Occupied Palestinian Territories

Posted on 22 September 2016 | 11:13 am

Latest Update: Summary and Safety and Security Sections - advise against all but essential travel 10km either side of Route 60 south of Gush Etzion Junction, including Hebron, after spike in security incidents. Be extra vigilant along Route 60 north of Tappuah, including Nablus.

13. Russia

Posted on 22 September 2016 | 8:46 am

Latest update: Summary – information and advice for fans travelling to Russia for Tottenham Hotspur’s match with CSKA Moscow on 27 September

14. USA

Posted on 22 September 2016 | 8:44 am

Latest update: Summary – on 22 September 2016 a state of emergency was declared in the city of Charlotte, North Carolina, following violent protests; you should monitor local media and follow the advice of the local authorities

15. Bulgaria

Posted on 22 September 2016 | 8:02 am

Latest update: Health section - there have been reports of overcharging of foreign tourists in private medical clinics in tourist resorts; if you decide to use the services, agree a price in advance; Local laws and customs section - the city of Stara Zagora has banned wearing burqas in public and government buildings

16. Latvia

Posted on 22 September 2016 | 7:26 am

Latest update: Summary – removal of information and advice on the Latvian Legion commemoration

17. Denmark

Posted on 22 September 2016 | 6:37 am

Latest update: Health section - as non EEA members, the EHIC scheme is not directly applicable for use in Greenland or the Faroe Islands; if you’re visiting either country you’ll be given treatment equivalent to that offered by the EHIC scheme; you’ll need to provide proof of identity, including proof of nationality

18. Bosnia and Herzegovina

Posted on 22 September 2016 | 6:31 am

Latest update: Safety and security section (Political situation) – a planned referendum in the Republika Srpska entity on 25 September 2016 and local elections due across Bosnia and Herzegovina on 2 October have heightened political tensions and the possibility of protests at short notice; keep up to date with developments, be vigilant, and avoid all protests

19. Bahrain

Posted on 22 September 2016 | 6:26 am

Latest update: Safety and security section - information on protests from 22 to 24 September 2016

20. Nepal

Posted on 22 September 2016 | 6:20 am

Latest update: Summary – four people were killed in a landslide in Gorkha district on 22 September; no British nationals were involved

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