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Welcome to our new website - GOV.UK

The UK’s worldwide pages and consular information have moved to the government’s single website GOV.UK.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

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Our worldwide pages tell you what the UK government is doing in different countries, as well as giving information about our offices around the world.

Our consular information is designed to be simpler to use and focused on providing the information and services you need quickly. You can find travel advice at or use search for other services.

If you subscribed to email alerts from our previous website, your subscription has been transferred to GOV.UK. You will receive an email shortly asking you what information you would like to receive.

We continue to be active on social media around the world – you can find links to our twitter and facebook channels from and our worldwide sites.

Published 27 March 2013