FCO Updates - 17 March 2020

In the last 24 hours the FCO has updated advice for the following countries

COVID-19 Exceptional Travel Advisory Notice

As countries respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, including travel and border restrictions, the FCO advises British nationals against all but essential international travel. Any country or area may restrict travel without notice.

Namibia travel advice

Change made
Air routes to and from Namibia are disrupted. You should consult your airline or tour operator before travelling (‘Health’ and ‘Summary’ pages)

Time updated
11:23am, 17 March 2020

Seychelles travel advice

Change made
The FCO advise against all but essential travel to Seychelles, due to restrictions put in place by the Seychelles government, in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic (‘Summary’,’Entry requirements’ and ‘Health’ pages)

Time updated
11:34am, 17 March 2020

Eswatini travel advice

Change made
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all but essential travel to Eswatini (‘Summary’, ‘Entry Requirements’ and ‘Health’)

Time updated
11:55am, 17 March 2020

Gabon travel advice

Change made
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all but essential travel to Gabon (‘Summary’, ‘Entry Requirements’ and ‘Health’ pages)

Time updated
12:14pm, 17 March 2020

Mauritania travel advice

Change made
The Foreign and Commonwealth advises against all but essential travel to Mauritania. As of 17 March all flights between Mauritania and other countries will be suspended. The Visa application process visiting Mauritania must now be done online before arriving in-country (‘Summary’, ‘Entry Requirements’ and ‘Health’ pages)

Time updated
1:49pm, 17 March 2020

Mozambique travel advice

Change made
Addition of advice to check airline schedules or suspension of flights for any coronavirus related changes (‘Health’ page)

Time updated
2:02pm, 17 March 2020