Travel Advice

Latest Travel Advice

From 1 September 2015 visa applications to Kenya must be made online prior to arrival. Travellers are required to print their eVisa and present on arrival into Kenya. All applications can be made via www.ecitizen.go.ke.

The Government of Canada has introduced a new entry requirement, known as an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA), for certain international travellers when they fly to Canada. Under eTA, citizens from countries other than the United States (U.S.) who do not need a visa to enter Canada will need to obtain an online authorization before flying to Canada. From August 1, 2015, eligible travellers can apply online for an eTA. From March 15, 2016, this entry requirement will become mandatory and travellers will need an eTA before they can board a flight to Canada. Further information is available at the Government of Canada website.
The UK Government has introduced a range of additional security measures at the boarding gate for flights into the UK. Further information is available at the UK DFT website.

The Transport Security Administration in the United States have implemented enhanced security measures at select overseas airports with direct flights to the U.S. Further information is available at the TSA website.

Important items to check before you leave for your trip

First Time Flyers

First Time Flyers

What to expect at the airport, onboard and on arrival to help you prepare for your first trip.

Travel Checklist

Travel Checklist

A quick checklist to help you prepare for your next trip before you travel.

Travel Documents

Travel Documents

Before departure it is important to consider what documents you need.

Customs and Quarantine

Customs and Quarantine

Find out the restrictions on goods that you can bring in and out of Australia. Includes duty free allowances and quarantine restrictions.

Visa & Health

Visa and Health

Information on how to prepare for your trip including Visa and Health requirments and basic travel tips.

Travel to the USA

USA Visa Requirements

Information on requirements for travel to, from, within or over the USA including ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorisation), Advance Passenger Information and Secure Flight Information.

Useful Links

smartraveller.gov.au - The Australian Government's travel advisory and consular assistance service for Australian residents.

New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade - current travel advice for international travel for New Zealand residents.

Secure Flight – information on new security requirements for travel to, from and within the USA.

Arrival into Argentina – From 28 December 2012, the 'Reciprocity Fee' to enter Argentina for passengers who are Citizens of the USA, Canada and Australia can only be paid online prior to arrival.

Travel Checklist - a handy checklist to check off important items before you travel.