Foreign travel advice



The typhoon season in Macao normally runs from April to October. You should monitor the progress of approaching storms and follow the advice of the local authorities. See Natural disasters.

There’s no resident British diplomatic mission in Macao; emergency consular services are provided by the British Honorary Consul. If you need routine consular assistance contact the British Consulate General in Hong Kong.

There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism.

Crime levels are low, but you should take sensible precautions against pick pocketing and other street crime. See Crime

In 2015, 59,995 British nationals visited Macao. Most visits are trouble-free.  

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.