Summary

There is no British High Commission in St Vincent and the Grenadines. If you need consular assistance, contact the British High Commission in Barbados.

Cases of Chikungunya virus have been confirmed in St Vincent and the Grenadines and the number of reported cases in the region is increasing. 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 in the Caribbean normally runs from June to November. See Natural disasters

Over 15,000 British nationals visited St Vincent and the Grenadines in 2013.

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

There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.