Summary

There’s no British High Commission in St Kitts. If you need consular assistance, contact the British High Commission in Barbados.

Cases of Chikungunya virus have been confirmed in St Kitts and Nevis. You should take steps to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes. For more details about this outbreak, see the website of the National Health Network and Centre.

The hurricane season normally runs from June to November. See Natural disasters

Over 8,000 British nationals visited St Kitts and Nevis.

Most visits are trouble-free but there have been incidents of crime including murder, armed robbery and sexual assault. See Crime

There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel. See Health