Chad

We’ve reviewed our advice for Chad and continue to advise do not travel to Chad, and continue to advise reconsider your need to travel to the capital N’Djamena. The border with Sudan remains closed until further notice. Chad is extremely dangerous due to the risk of terrorism, kidnapping, civil unrest and violent crime. If, despite our advice, you travel to Chad, seek professional security advice. Avoid crowds, including any demonstrations or protests. Follow the advice of local authorities. Our ability to provide consular services in Chad is extremely limited. For consular assistance, contact the Australian Embassy in Paris (see ‘Local contacts’).

We continue to advise:

Do not travel to Chad overall due to the dangerous security situation and the threat of terrorism, kidnapping and violent crime.

Other levels apply in some areas.

French Polynesia

Teahupo’o will host Olympic Games surfing events between 27 July - 5 August. There's likely to be extra demands on local infrastructure and resources, as well as traffic congestion. Make early preparations if you are visiting Teahupo’o and Papeete during this time. We...

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Honduras

We've reviewed our advice for Honduras and continue to advise exercise a high degree of caution due to the threat of violent crime. To enter Honduras, you must purchase a tourist card at the airport. If you're not a tourist or you plan to stay longer, you'll need a...

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Poland

We continue to advise exercise normal safety precautions in Poland. Poland is part of the Schengen area, which means you can enter without a visa in some cases. Entry and exit conditions can change at short notice. We advise: Exercise normal safety precautions in...

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