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


17 Jan 2020
USA
Summary - addition of information and advice on the announcement of a state of emergency in Virginia in the vicinity of the State Capitol in Richmond on 17 January

Zimbabwe
Summary - addition of information on potential changes to South African Airways timetable

Zambia
Summary - addition of information on potential changes to South African Airways timetable

Namibia
Summary - addition of information on potential changes to South African Airways timetable

Mozambique
Summary - addition of information on potential changes to South African Airways timetable

Malawi
Summary - addition of information on potential changes to South African Airways timetable

Lesotho
Summary - addition of information on potential changes to South African Airways timetable

Eswatini
Summary - addition of information on potential changes to South African Airways timetable

Botswana
Summary - addition of information on potential changes to South African Airways timetable

Angola
Summary - addition of information on potential changes to South African Airways timetable

Kosovo
Health - addition of information and advice on air pollution

Albania
Health - addition of information and advice on air pollution

Bosnia and Herzegovina
Health - addition of information and advice on air pollution; Safety and security (Road travel) - update to information on driving licences; Natural disasters - addition of information on an earthquake in November 2019

Serbia
Health - addition of information and advice on air pollution

Chile
Safety and security (Crime) and Summary - updated information and advice on street crime

France
Summary - update to information on disruption to transport services caused by strike action

Bahamas
The FCO no longer advise against all but essential travel to Grand Bahama and the Abaco Islands; Safety and security section (Local travel) and summary - updated information and advice on recovery to key infrastructure in Grand Bahama and the Abaco Islands following Hurricane Dorian in September 2019

Comoros
Safety and security (Political situation) – addition of information on the first round of legislative elections taking place on 19 January 2020


16 Jan 2020
Tonga
Summary - A Tropical Cyclone warning is now in force for all of Tonga; Tropical Cyclone Tino is forecast to pass close to Tonga’s main island of Tongatapu on 18 to 19 January 2020; you should follow local media and weather forecasts for the latest information and follow the advice and direction of local authorities

Fiji
Summary - Tropical Cyclone Tino is approaching Fiji; it is forecast to pass the Northern, Central and Eastern Divisions on 17 to 18 January 2020; you should follow the advice and direction of local authorities and monitor local media; weather updates are available on the Fiji Meteorological website