Summary

There is no British diplomatic representation in Lesotho. If you need emergency consular assistance, you should contact the British Honorary Consul barrett@leo.co.ls

Most visits to Lesotho are trouble free. One person was killed and up to 3 injured in a shooting incident in central Maseru on 1 February. See Crime

Elections are scheduled to take place on 28 February 2015. You should remain vigilant and avoid large gatherings, especially political demonstrations and rallies. Monitor local media updates and remain vigilant

There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.