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
22 Sep 2020
Update to information on coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions, including nose and mouth covering in public spaces ('Coronavirus' page), and high and low risk country classification and entry requirements ('Entry requirements' page)
Update to information on PCR testing, quarantine requirements and visa extensions ('Entry requirements' page). Clarification of areas to which FCDO advise travel ('Summary'). New information on an eruption in the Sangay volcano ('Natural disasters' page).
Updated information on locations of attacks (‘Summary’ and 'Terrorism' page).
Updated information for British nationals that want to transit to Malaysia and curfew restrictions for all businesses are in place. ('Summary', 'Coronavirus' and 'Entry restrictions' pages)
Addition of information on entry requirements for arrivals in the north of Cyprus ('Entry requirements' page)
Editorial amendments to the 'Terrorism' section.
Antigua and Barbuda
Updated information on entry requirements for Antigua and Barbuda ('Entry requirements' page)
Updated information on the security situation, change to information on the 10 September port fire, and updates on the security situation and entry requirements ('Summary', ‘Terrorism’ and 'Entry requirements' pages).
Updated information on local travel risk of kidnap ('Safety and security' page). Removal of information on elections ('Summary' and 'Safety and security' pages)
Update to information on HES code ('Coronavirus' page).
Update to information on security in Benishangul-Gumuz, Amhara, Tigray and Oromia ('Summary' and 'Safety and Security' pages).
Update to information on the end of the State of Emergency on 17 September and update to entry requirements for tourists ('Summary', 'Coronavirus' and 'Entry requirements' pages).
Updated information on the possibility of shortening the self-isolation period.('Entry requirements' pages)
Update to information on the closure of the land border between the US and Mexico. Removal of information on leaving Guatemala. ('Entry requirements' page)
Removal of information on Hurricane Teddy ('Summary' and 'Natural disasters' pages)
Update to information on wearing facemasks (‘Coronavirus’ page)
21 Sep 2020
St Vincent and the Grenadines
Update to information and advice on quarantine requirements ('Summary,' 'Entry requirements' and 'Health' pages)
Addition of information about the resumption of international air travel ('Summary', 'Coronavirus' and 'Entry Requirements' pages)
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Update to information on international travel ('Coronavirus' page), safety and security ('Safety and security' page), information for LGBT travellers ('Local laws and customs page), Ebola situation ('Health' page), coronavirus (COVID-19) testing and screening requirements ('Entry requirements' page) and editorial updates to most pages.
Updated information on Alert Level changes ('Coronavirus' page)