Foreign travel advice

Gibraltar

Summary

Information and advice for British nationals travelling and living in Europe, following the result of the EU referendum.

Gibraltar is a British Overseas Territory. The UK represents Gibraltar’s interests in the EU. The UK remains a member of the EU until our withdrawal is completed, so EU law continues to apply to and within Gibraltar. There have been no changes in the way people can travel between Spain and Gibraltar.

Vehicles may experience delays when entering and exiting Gibraltar due to customs and police checks. See Road travel.

There is no formal British consular representation in Gibraltar and the local authorities deal with all requests for consular assistance. See Consular assistance.

There is an underlying threat from terrorism. See Terrorism.

Vehicles may experience delays when entering and exiting Gibraltar. See Road travel.

Most visits to Gibraltar are trouble-free. Violence and street crime are rare. See Crime.

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.