Foreign travel advice

Zimbabwe

Summary

There is a moderate level of crime in Zimbabwe. Remain vigilant, especially after dark, and make sure accommodation and vehicles are secure. See Safety and Security.

Always carry identity documentation or a copy of your passport. See Local laws and customs.

Holiday and business visas are available at the port of entry. Don’t violate the terms of your visa. See Visas.

Dual British-Zimbabwean nationals who travel to Zimbabwe must have a valid travel document to re-enter the United Kingdom. It’s not possible to re-enter the UK using a Zimbabwean passport or emergency travel document without a visa or entry clearance endorsed. See Dual nationals.

The economic situation in Zimbabwe is increasingly fragile. A second year of drought has adversely affected harvests. See Economic situation.

There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism.

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.