Summary

A state of emergency has been declared in Chuuk State and Yap State in the aftermath of Typhoon Maysak which resulted in at least 5 deaths and caused extensive damage. If you’re in an affected area, take extra care and follow the instructions of local authorities.

There is no British diplomatic representation in the Federated States of Micronesia. If you need consular assistance, you should contact the British High Commission in Suva.

Only a few British tourists visit the Federated States of Micronesia every year. Most visits are trouble-free. See Crime

There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism

The Islands of Micronesia are vulnerable to natural disasters including tropical cyclones, floods and severe droughts. See Natural Disasters

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.