Foreign travel advice

New Caledonia

Summary

Cases of Zika virus have been reported in New Caledonia in 2015. You should follow the advice of the National Travel Health Network and Centre, particularly if you’re pregnant or planning to become pregnant. Seek advice from a health professional if you have any further questions or concerns.

Tropical cyclones may occur, particularly between mid-December and mid-March. See Natural Disasters

New Caledonia is a French Overseas Territory. There is no formal British diplomatic representation. If you need consular assistance, contact the British Embassy, Paris.

There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism

Most visits to New Caledonia are trouble free. Crime levels are low but you should take normal precautions.

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.