Foreign travel advice

Falkland Islands

Summary

The Falklands Islands are a British Overseas Territory. The Governor of the Falklands provides formal British diplomatic representation on the Islands and the local authorities deal with requests for consular assistance in conjunction with the Governor’s office.

Most visits to the Falkland Islands are trouble-free and there is little crime or disorder.

Although there’s no recent history of terrorism in the Falkland Islands, attacks can’t be ruled out. See Terrorism

According to Falkland Islands Government regulations, you must take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel. See Health.

You can contact the emergency services by calling 999.