The tips and advice below represent the official guidance from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. Please note this is provided for information only. We do not cover travel to any country to which the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade have advised against all (but essential) travel, you can view this list here

19 Oct 2021
British Virgin Islands
Update to Travel in the British Virgin Islands ('Coronavirus’ page)

Update to information on tourist visas and the type of insurance needed for entry to Cambodia ('Entry requirements' page)

Updated information on COVID-19 regulations for travel around Belize (‘Coronavirus’ pages)

Removal of information on Hurricane Pamela ('Summary' and 'Natural disasters' pages)

South Africa
Updated information on the PCR testing ('Entry requirements' page)

Removal of past flights leaving Ulaanbaatar ('Return to the UK' page)

Equatorial Guinea
Information about tightened COVID-19 measures, including entry requirements, curfew extension and local travel (‘Coronavirus’, ‘Entry requirements’ and ‘Safety and security’ pages)

Removal of out-dated information on a ban on some domestic flights ('Coronavirus' page)

Saudi Arabia
Updated information on the lifting of restrictions on public spaces and gatherings from 17 October 2021 (‘Coronavirus’ page)

18 Oct 2021
Update to international travel and COVID restrictions ('Coronavirus - International Travel', ‘Coronavirus – Travel in Algeria’, 'Coronavirus - Public Places and Services’ and ‘Entry Rules in Response to Coronavirus’ pages)

Information for travellers departing from Canada ('Entry requirements' page)

Updated information on requirements for entry to public spaces (Coronavirus page’)

Update to information on quarantine and testing requirements for entry to Brunei ('Entry requirements' page)

16 Oct 2021
Additional information on the threat level in North East Nigeria (Safety & Security page).

15 Oct 2021
Updated information on where to find details of accepted vaccines by the US following the announcement that travel restrictions will be lifted ('Entry requirements' page)

Additional information on the domestic COVID restrictions in Sofia. (See 'Coronavirus' and 'Entry requirements' pages)

St Lucia
Updated information on the extension of COVID-19 protocols in St Lucia until 1 November 2021 (‘Coronavirus’ page)

Updated information on COVID-19 measures. Fully vaccinated travellers are no longer required to quarantine in hotels upon arrival, but all passengers must still take PCR tests on arrival. (‘Coronavirus’ and ‘Entry requirements’ pages)

Update on recent protests and exchange of live fire in Tayouneh, Chiyah and Ain el Roummaneh areas of Beirut on 14 October 2021 ('Summary' page)

Removal of information about the nationwide COVID-19 related curfew and internal travel permits ('Coronavirus' page)