Foreign travel advice

Turks and Caicos Islands

Summary

The Turks and Caicos Islands is a British Overseas Territory. There is no formal British diplomatic representation and the local authorities deal with all requests for emergency assistance. See Emergency assistance.

The hurricane season in the Caribbean normally runs from June to November. You should monitor the progress of storms and follow the advice of the local authorities. See Natural disasters

UK health authorities have classified Turks and Caicos Islands 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.

There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.