Summary

There’s no British High Commission in Dominica. If you need consular assistance, contact the British High Commission in Barbados.

Cases of Chikungunya virus have been confirmed in Dominica and the number of reported cases in the region is increasing. You should take steps to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes. For more details about this outbreak, see the website of the National Health Network and Centre.

The hurricane season in Dominica normally runs from June to November. See Natural disasters

Over 4,500 British nationals visited Dominica in 2013. Most visits are trouble-free but incidents of crime do occur. See Crime

There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.