Foreign travel advice



The second round of presidential and governor elections took place on 10 April 2016. The electoral commission has not yet published the results. There were incidents and clashes between supporters on polling day, especially on the island of Anjouan. You should avoid political gatherings and demonstrations and remain vigilant.

There is no British diplomatic representation in Comoros. Consular assistance is provided by the British High Commission in Port Louis, Mauritius.

Crime levels are low, but you should take sensible precautions. See Crime

Piracy remains a significant threat in the Gulf of Aden and Indian Ocean. See Sea travel

There is a low threat from terrorism. See terrorism

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.