Foreign travel advice



Around 20,000 British nationals live in Qatar, and approximately 40,000 visit annually. Most visits are trouble-free.

Terrorists are likely to try to carry out attacks in Qatar. See Terrorism

If you’re abroad and you need emergency help from the UK government, contact the nearest British embassy, consulate or high commission.

The Overseas Business Risk service offers information and advice for British companies operating overseas on how to manage political, economic, and business security-related risks.

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.