Foreign travel advice
Cases of Zika virus have been reported in 2015 and 2016. You should follow the advice of the National Travel Health Network and Centre, particularly if you’re pregnant or planning to become pregnant. Seek advice from a health professional if you have any further questions or concerns.
If you need consular assistance, contact the British High Commission in Barbados.
The hurricane season normally runs from June to November. See Natural Disasters
186,823 British nationals visited Barbados in 2014.
Most visits are trouble free, but there have been incidents of crime including armed robbery and sexual assault. See Crime
There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism
The Overseas Business Risk service offers information and advice for British companies operating overseas on how to manage political, economic, and business security-related risks.
Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.