Foreign travel advice
The British Vice Consul in Willemstad, Curacao is responsible for the delivery of consular assistance to British nationals in St. Maarten.
St. Maarten is used as a drug passageway from South America to Europe and North America. Do not leave bags unattended or agree to carry a package for anyone. See Crime
The hurricane season in the Caribbean normally runs from June to November. See Natural disasters
UK health authorities have classified St Maarten as having a risk of Zika virus transmission. For information and advice about the risks associated with Zika virus, visit the National Travel Health Network and Centre website.
Although there’s no recent history of terrorism in St Maarten, attacks can’t be ruled out. See Terrorism
If you need to contact the emergency services, call 911 (police), 912 (ambulance), 919 (fire) or 913 (Coastguard).
Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before travelling.