Foreign travel advice

French Polynesia

Summary

French Polynesia is a French Overseas Territory. There is no British diplomatic representation. The British High Commission in Wellington can provide routine consular assistance. In an emergency you can also contact the Consulate-General of New Zealand in Noumea

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

Crime levels are low.

Many hundreds of British tourists visit French Polynesia each year. Most visits are trouble-free.

Tropical storms can occur between the months of November and April. See Natural disasters

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.