Foreign travel advice



There is no British diplomatic representation in Palau. If you need consular assistance, you should contact the British Embassy in Manila.

A state of emergency has been declared due to severe drought conditions in Palau. The President has said that the some of the effects may include water rationing, some loss of electricity supplies and connected health impacts. You should follow the advice of the local authorities.

Most visits to Palau are trouble-free.

There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism

Palau is vulnerable to tropical cyclones and floods. These are most likely to occur between June and November. You should monitor local and international weather updates, and follow instructions issued by the local authorities. See Natural Disasters

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.