Foreign travel advice

New Caledonia

Summary

Cases of locally transmitted Zika virus have been confirmed in the last 9 months. You should read the information and advice published by the National Travel Health Network and Centre and discuss your travel plans with your healthcare provider if you have any 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. The British High Commission in Wellington can provide routine consular assistance. In an emergency you can also contact the Consulate-General of New Zealand in Noumea.

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.