Annual Multi-Trip Travel Insurance

Tired of the to-do list? Whether you're having a holiday overseas or a weekend interstate, you’ll have quality cover all year long for trips up to 30 days at a time, with Woolworths Annual Multi-Trip Insurance. So that’s one less thing to worry about while you're away.

Get your quote now and enjoy travel insurance that works for you, whether you are planning to travel on cruises, across the world or more than 200 kms from home domestically.

What does Annual Multi-Trip Travel Insurance cover?

cover for lost luggage

Delayed, lost luggage and personal items

Cover for delayed, lost, stolen or damaged luggage and personal items


  • Free travel insurance for kids=
    Children and dependants under 21 are covered for free when travelling with an eligible insured adult

  • Travel delay expenses
    Cover for additional accommodation expenses in the event of scheduled transport delays over 6 hours

  • Rental vehicle excess
    Cover for your rental vehicle excess in the event your vehicle is damaged or stolen

  • 24/7 Overseas medical assistance
    Get access to an emergency assistance team if you injure yourself or become sick during your trip

  • Overseas hospital cash allowance
    $50 per day to cover miscellaneous expenses if you are hospitalised overseas for 48 hours or more

  • Cancellation or amendment fees
    Cover for cancellation fees and amendment fees, such as deposits lost if your travel plans are cut short for reasons beyond your control

  • Travel documents, credit card & travellers cheques
    We’ll cover the cost of lost or stolen travel documents, credit cards and travellers cheques

overseas

Unlimited overseas emergency medical expenses

Cover for overseas emergency hospital, medical and ambulance expenses, as well as emergency dental costs up to $500 per person

  • Theft of cash
    Cover for stolen cash, bank or currency notes and postal or money orders up to $250

  • Additional expenses
    We’ll cover accommodation and transportation expenses incurred due to events such injury, natural disasters and strikes

  • Personal liability cover
    Personal legal liability cover in the case of injury or damage to others or their property
  • Permanent disability
    A benefit payable if you suffer loss of sight or lose the use of a limb due to an injury sustained during your journey

  • Loss of income
    Reimbursement of lost income for a maximum of 26 weeks up to $10,400 if you are unable to work due to an injury sustained during your journey

  • Accidental death
    A benefit payable to your loved ones if you die due to an injury sustained during your journey

  • Special events
    Cover for reasonable additional costs of alternative transport needed to arrive on time to events including weddings, funerals and conferences

  • Pet care
    If your journey home is delayed, we’ll help cover boarding costs, up to $25 a day, for your cat or dog

Smart Traveller

  • Seychelles

    23 Sep 2021

    Before arriving in the Seychelles, you must apply for a Health Travel Authorisation and provide evidence of a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result taken in the 72 hours before you travel. You must have valid health insurance to cover for COVID-19 related costs. If you

  • Solomon Islands

    23 Sep 2021

    The Solomon Islands has suspended all incoming passenger services from Australia, effective immediately. Flights from Honiara to Brisbane continue to depart every Friday. Follow the Australian High Commission's social media accounts for further updates (see 'Travel'). There's been an increase in seismic activity on Savo Island. Check the latest advice from local authorities before travelling to the island (see 'Safety').

  • New Zealand

    23 Sep 2021

    All of New Zealand except the Auckland and Upper Hauraki regions is at COVID-19 Alert Level 2. The Auckland and Upper Hauraki regions are at Alert level 3. Quarantine free travel between New Zealand and Australia remains paused. You'll need to enter Managed Isolation (MIQ) on entry to New Zealand (see 'Travel'). Limited flights are operating between New Zealand and Australia. Contact your airline or travel agent for flight availability. You must wear a face covering when out in public and keep a record of where you've been (see 'Travel').

  • Netherlands

    23 Sep 2021

    From 25 September, you'll need a

  • Sudan

    22 Sep 2021

    There have been reports of an attempted coup in Khartoum, Sudan. Remain vigilant and follow the advice of local authorities (see

  • Lesotho

    22 Sep 2021

    Lesotho has COVID-19 restrictions in place. If you travel to Lesotho, you must provide proof of a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test taken within 72 hours of your arrival (see 'Travel'). There's a curfew in place.

  • United Arab Emirates

    22 Sep 2021

    You don't need to quarantine in Abu Dhabi if you're vaccinated for COVID-19. You must verify your vaccination certificate before travelling (see 'Travel'). You'll still need to present a printed negative COVID-19 (PCR) test within 48 hours of departure for Abu Dhabi. You'll also be subject to COVID-19 testing on arrival. Check the latest information for travel to, from or connecting through Abu Dhabi and Dubai (see 'Travel'). Contact your for airline for updates on entry or exit requirements as these may change at short notice. Delays and disruptions are likely.

  • Singapore

    21 Sep 2021

    From 23 September, you'll be able to transit through Singapore if you've been in Indonesia within the last 21 days. You must present a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result to travel to, or transit, Singapore. This requirement applies to passengers travelling from Categories 2, 3 and 4 countries/regions, including Australia. The test must have been taken within 48 hours before departure to Singapore. Other restrictions apply (see 'Travel').

  • New Caledonia

    21 Sep 2021

    A lock down and curfew are currently in place across New Caledonia. Movements are only permitted for exceptional reasons. Wearing a face mask is mandatory. Fines apply for non-compliance. Travellers aged over 12 years must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to travel to New Caledonia. Travel options may be limited at this time (see

  • Peru

    21 Sep 2021

    To enter Peru, you'll need to present evidence of a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test issued within 72 hours of your flight

  • Fiji

    21 Sep 2021

    Nightly curfews continue to be enforced throughout Fiji. Domestic flights and ferries departing and arriving Viti Levu remain suspended. If you're travelling to Fiji and you hold a work or residency permit, you

  • Spain

    20 Sep 2021

    On 19 September a volcanic eruption occurred on the island of La Palma, in the Canary Islands. If you're on La Palma, follow the instructions of the local authorities. Due to the eruption, you should reconsider your need to travel to the Canary Islands. COVID-19 safety measures are in place throughout Spain and vary between regions. You must complete an online Health Control form 48 hours prior to air and sea travel to Spain. If you

  • Papua New Guinea

    20 Sep 2021

    PNG's borders remain closed to most travellers. If you're not a PNG citizen, you'll only be allowed to travel to PNG if you're fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and have permission from local authorities. If you're allowed to enter PNG, you must quarantine at a designated facility for either 7 or 14 days. All persons who are vaccinated are allowed to travel without restrictions within PNG. Gatherings are restricted.

  • Lebanon

    20 Sep 2021

    There's shortages of medicines and fuel, with frequent power outages. Protests are taking place, some of which have turned violent. Avoid protests and Beirut

  • Lithuania

    20 Sep 2021

    Entry rules depend on the country you're travelling from. EU citizens can enter Lithuania if they have an EU Digital COVID-19 Certificate. Check with the Lithuanian Ministry of Health website to see if you can enter without a certificate. You may need to provide a negative COVID-19 test or evidence of being fully vaccinated with an approved vaccine (see

  • Uganda

    17 Sep 2021

    You'll have to undergo a PCR test on arrival at your own expense, regardless of vaccination status or country of origin. If you're departing from Entebbe, you'll have to show a negative COVID-19 PCR test certificate, issued within 72 hours of travel. A curfew remains in place from 7pm to 5.30am (see 'Travel'). Expect local authorities to quarantine you at an isolation centre if you show symptoms of COVID-19.

  • Kenya

    17 Sep 2021

    Laikipia County has been declared a

  • Mauritius

    16 Sep 2021

    You must present evidence of a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test, a health self-declaration form and passenger locator form on arrival in Mauritius. You must quarantine in a COVID-19 safe hotel for seven days if you're vaccinated and 14 days if not vaccinated. You must take a COVID-19 test on day seven and (if applicable) day 14 of your quarantine. Most services are operational with restrictions and strict sanitary measures in place. COVID-19 measures apply to go to an educational institution or medical centre. You'll have to show a vaccination card or a recent negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result.

  • Namibia

    16 Sep 2021

    You can travel between regions within Namibia and no permits are required. Namibia has restrictions in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19. A curfew is in place. To enter Namibia, you'll need proof of a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test taken within seven days before you arrive. If you don't follow COVID-19 regulations, you may be subject to legal process, including fines. Keep up to date with local advice.

  • Montenegro

    14 Sep 2021

    You'll need proof of vaccination, a negative COVID-19 test result or proof of recent recovery from COVID-19 to enter Montenegro. Entry to indoor venues is only possible with a negative PCR test result, proof of vaccination or proof of recent recovery from COVID-19. Restrictions may change at short notice. If you're staying in Montenegro, follow the advice of local authorities. See 'Travel'.

  • South Africa

    14 Sep 2021

    Avoid areas where protests are taking place. Don

  • Denmark

    13 Sep 2021

    Denmark

  • Japan

    13 Sep 2021

    Japan has extended its current state of emergency until 30 September. The state of emergency remains in place in: Tokyo, Saitama, Chiba, Kanagawa, Osaka, Okinawa, Fukuoka, Gunma, Hyogo, Ibaraki, Kyoto, Shizuoka, Tochigi, Hokkaido, Gifu, Aichi, Mie, Shiga and Hiroshima. Strict non-emergency measures in place in other locations have also been extended until 30 September. Monitor media and be alert to the advice of local authorities. Flight options to Australia are limited and subject to availability under international arrival caps. Flight schedules may change at short notice. If you want to return to Australia do so immediately. Contact your airline or tour operator for the latest updates.

  • Bulgaria

    10 Sep 2021

    Bulgarian authorities have implemented a new system of classification for travellers arriving based on green, orange and red zones. Entry restrictions and other requirements apply. See 'Travel'.

  • Zimbabwe

    10 Sep 2021

    COVID-19 restrictions are in place and are subject to change. A curfew is in place. Gatherings are limited. Face masks remain mandatory in public. To enter or exit Zimbabwe, you must have a negative PCR test. This must be from an approved laboratory through the Trusted Travel platform. Quarantine measures apply on arrival. See 'Travel'. Arrangements remain fluid. You should contact your nearest Zimbabwean embassy and airline to confirm requirements.

  • Rwanda

    9 Sep 2021

    Updated COVID-19 restrictions were issued in Rwanda on 1 September. The changes included modified curfew measures in Kigali and elsewhere, and eased conditions under which offices, meetings, restaurants and other venues can continue to operate. Face masks must be worn at all times. Penalties apply for non-compliance. Ongoing changes to restrictions are anticipated. Follow the advice of local authorities.

  • Afghanistan

    9 Sep 2021

    Travel throughout Afghanistan is extremely dangerous. Violent incidents could occur across the country. Some land borders are closed to travellers seeking to cross from Afghanistan and some border crossing points that are open are at risk of terrorist attack. Border crossing points may be closed by authorities without notice, especially when crowds gather or where there are concerns of an increased risk of attack. Take all extra precautions for your safety. Stay in a safe place. Make contingency plans to leave when it

  • Tunisia

    8 Sep 2021

    To enter Tunisia, you must present evidence of a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test (with a QR Code), taken less than 72 hours before travel. If you're not fully vaccinated against COVID-19, you must undertake 10 days quarantine in a government approved hotel at your own cost. Vaccinated travellers need to provide proof of vaccination and self-isolate for 10 days at their place of residence.

  • Myanmar

    8 Sep 2021

    We advise do not travel (level 4 of 4) to Myanmar due to ongoing civil unrest and armed conflict. There has been a significant increase in the level of violence with many deaths, injuries and arrests. Explosions and attacks are occurring in Yangon and other parts of the country, and have included police stations, ward administration offices township electricity offices, civilian facilities and shops. Police and military vehicles, and security and administrative personnel have been targeted. Maintain heightened security awareness, including for reactions to calls for popular revolt against the military. Avoid facilities and vehicles linked to security forces and military administration, and move away from anything of concern. Avoid all protests and areas of known and possible unrest. Avoid townships under martial law. A curfew is in place. Protocols are in place for Embassy staff movements in Yangon. There have been widespread detentions, including of foreigners. Australians may be at risk of arbitrary detention. If it's safe to do so, leave Myanmar by commercial means on one of the limited international flights departing Yangon. Contact airlines directly. All bookings for departures from Myanmar must be made at least 10 days in advance of the intended departure and be shared with Myanmar

  • Canada

    8 Sep 2021

    Fully vaccinated foreign nationals can enter Canada for discretionary travel. You must meet requirements for this exemption to apply (see 'Travel'). The exemption wont apply if you're symptomatic. Travel restrictions including entry, quarantine and testing will apply.

  • Saudi Arabia

    7 Sep 2021

    Saudi Arabia has resumed tourist visas for vaccinated international travellers. You'll need proof of vaccination status. Travel to and from several destinations has been suspended. This is due to concerns over the spread of COVID-19 (see 'Travel'). You may not be able to travel to Australia or Saudi Arabia by transiting via the United Arab Emirates. Check with local authorities for the latest updates.

  • Albania

    7 Sep 2021

    A nationwide curfew is in place between 11pm and 6am. During curfew, you can only leave home for essential work and emergency purposes. If you need to leave home during curfew you'll need to seek permission from the police. Face coverings must be worn at all times in indoor public places. Follow the advice of local authorities and adhere to social distancing protocols.

  • Philippines

    7 Sep 2021

    Reduced quarantine requirements may apply if you're vaccinated and coming from a

  • Sweden

    7 Sep 2021

    There's a ban on non-essential travel to Sweden from countries outside the EU/EEA. Some low risk countries are exempt from this ban. Anyone entering Sweden from outside the EU/EEA must still show a negative COVID-19 test taken in the 48 hours before arrival. You may be required to test and self-isolate on arrival, unless you're travelling from the EU/EEA or exempt countries and have a valid vaccination, negative test or recovery certificate. Follow the advice of local health authorities.

  • Latvia

    7 Sep 2021

    Latvia has different entry restrictions depending on where you're coming from and your vaccination status. If you've been vaccinated in the EU/EEA or certain countries (including Australia) or have recovered from COVID-19, you can enter Latvia without having to take a COVID-19 test or self-isolate unless you're coming from a country classified as 'very high' risk. Check with local authorities and your airline for the latest information. You'll need to fill out an electronic form prior to entry.

  • Turkey

    7 Sep 2021

    Turkish citizens and residents must have proof of either COVID-19 vaccination, recent COVID-19 recovery (linked to the HES code) or a negative PCR test (within 48 hours) for inter-city public transport. These requirements do not apply for foreign tourists. Most businesses have resumed normal operating hours. Some requirements for entering Turkey have changed and depend on where you've been in the 14 days prior to your arrival (see 'Travel').

  • Chile

    7 Sep 2021

    Chile has eased certain COVID-19 border restrictions for citizens and residents. Non-resident foreigners are allowed to enter if they meet strict requirements and must quarantine for seven days. Total lockdowns have been lifted for most of the country. A nationwide nightly curfew remains in place from 10pm to 5am, or 12am to 5am depending on the location (see Travel).

  • Guinea

    7 Sep 2021

    There's heightened political unrest in Guinea, with the potential for the situation to deteriorate without warning. You should remain vigilant, monitor local media, and avoid movement (see 'Safety'). Land borders are closed and some flights have been cancelled. Contact your airline for more information. The Australian High Commission in Accra has very limited capacity to provide consular assistance in Guinea. Register your details with DFAT if you're seeking to return to Australia: https://covid19.dfat.gov.au.

  • Madagascar

    7 Sep 2021

    There's a nationwide health State of Emergency in Madagascar. International travel to Madagascar is suspended but domestic flights are operating. Wear a face mask in public and follow social distancing rules. All regions are open but restrictions remain, including for gatherings.

  • Portugal

    6 Sep 2021

    Community transmission of COVID-19 remains high in Portugal. Portugal has a phased plan to lift restrictions as vaccination targets are met. Follow the advice of local authorities. Measures can change at short notice. All travellers aged 12 and over must have a negative COVID-19 test or EU Digital Certificate before boarding a flight to Portugal. Individuals aged 12 years and over must show a valid COVID-19 test or EU Digital certificate to enter certain venues. Only EU Digital Certificates are accepted as proof of vaccination. If you've been vaccinated in Australia you still need to take a COVID-19 test before your flight. You may also need to take a test to enter venues. Various travel restrictions apply for many countries (see 'Travel'). There is a high risk of bushfires in summer in Portugal, including in tourist areas (see

  • Brazil

    4 Sep 2021

    Brazilian authorities are expecting large-scale protests in a number of cities on Brazil

  • Azerbaijan

    3 Sep 2021

    Foreign citizens and residents of a limited number of countries, not including Australia, are now allowed to enter Azerbaijan under specific conditions. Only Australian citizens with legal residency in Azerbaijan or a listed country are permitted to enter. There are currently no restrictions on travel within Azerbaijan. Most businesses and services are open including restaurants, cafes, and shopping malls but may require a

  • Angola

    3 Sep 2021

    Angola is under a

  • Kosovo

    3 Sep 2021

    To enter Kosovo you must show proof of a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test taken within 72 hours of your arrival, or a negative rapid antigen test not older than 48 hours. A vaccination certificate, or blood serology antibody test confirming you've recovered from COVID-19, is also accepted. Otherwise, you'll need to self-isolate for seven days. You must wear a face mask outdoors, unless walking alone or exercising, and in all indoor public spaces, and on public transport. An overnight curfew is in place from 10:00 pm to 5:00 am. Movement during this time is allowed for emergencies only. Cafes and restaurants are open with restricted hours, for outside seating only. Restrictions on public events are in place. Follow the advice of local authorities and monitor local media.

  • Mongolia

    2 Sep 2021

    COVID-19 restrictions are in place for some activities and businesses. The restrictions may change without

  • North Macedonia

    2 Sep 2021

    You need to provide proof of full vaccination, recovery from COVID-19 or a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test to enter and exit North Macedonia (see 'Travel'). You need a COVID-19 vaccination certificate or certificate of recovery to enter many venues in North Macedonia. You must wear a mask in public transport and other indoor areas. Failure to comply may result in a fine.

  • Uzbekistan

    1 Sep 2021

    You must provide a certificate with a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result taken with 72 hours before arrival. You may also be required to take an additional COVID-19 (PCR) test after seven days from your arrival. Airports are open but international flights are very limited. The land border with Afghanistan is closed until further notice.

  • Vanuatu

    1 Sep 2021

    COVID-19 remains a risk in Vanuatu. Expect extra health screening measures and mandatory quarantine from 12 September. Dengue remains a risk in Vanuatu. Medical evacuations may be difficult or delayed.

  • Oman

    31 Aug 2021

    From 1 September, you can travel to Oman if you're an Omani citizen, foreign national who is a resident or a visa holder. This includes those eligible for a visa on arrival. You must present a COVID-19 vaccination certificate stating that you have received the full course of an approved vaccine. You must also present a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result. Both certificates must have QR codes. You'll need valid health insurance covering COVID-19.

  • Greece

    31 Aug 2021

    Greece has COVID-19 restrictions in place. Restrictions on movement within Greece can change without warning. Masks and social distancing are mandatory in all indoor spaces such as shops and airports. Masks should also be worn outdoors if you're in close contact with others. Monitor the local media for latest information and follow the instructions of local authorities.

  • Italy

    27 Aug 2021

    From 1 September you'll need a green pass to access some forms of transport, including planes and intercity and high-speed trains (see Travel)

  • Ethiopia

    26 Aug 2021

    Violence has continued to escalate and conflict has spread in the northern regions of Ethiopia. The level of advice for the Regional State of Tigray and surrounding areas remains 'do not travel' (level 4 of 4) due to ongoing armed clashes and deadly violence. Commercial flights are suspended, land borders are closed and communications networks are disrupted. If you

  • Vietnam

    25 Aug 2021

    Vietnam continues to experience local transmission of COVID-19. Nationwide social distancing measures have been implemented in response. Measures vary between provinces and change at short notice. The measures may impact your ability to travel and access essential services. Follow the advice of local authorities. Police and armed forces, in some locations, are enforcing these measures. You could be fined or detained for breaching these rules. Monitor the Australian Embassy's social media for major updates. Entry into Vietnam requires approval through Vietnamese authorities. Quarantine requirements may vary depending on vaccination status.

  • Cook Islands

    25 Aug 2021

    Inbound passenger arrivals to the Cook Islands have been suspended.

  • Israel and the Palestinian Territories

    25 Aug 2021

    You can't enter Israel unless you're a citizen or resident or you meet exception requirements for entry. If you're permitted entry, you must show evidence that you can self-quarantine or stay in a designated facility. Measures are in place to limit the spread of COVID-19 in the Palestinian Territories. Measures include restrictions at tourist and religious sites. Gaza

  • India

    24 Aug 2021

    Facilitated commercial flights from India to Australia have resumed. You'll now need to undertake a rapid antigen test prior to boarding these flights, in addition to the PCR test already required before travel to Australia. COVID-19 infection rates remain high in some states. Lockdowns and curfews have been imposed in some states to curb transmission. Penalties may be imposed if you breach the restrictions. India's ban on international commercial flights remains in place. Monitor media and follow the advice of local authorities. Australians in need of emergency consular assistance should contact the Australian Government 24-hour Consular Emergency Centre on 1300 555 135 in Australia or +61 2 6261 3305 outside Australia.

  • Brunei Darussalam

    24 Aug 2021

    Community cases of COVID-19 have been detected in Brunei. Follow the advice of local authorities. Familiarise yourself with local regulations and restrictions. Brunei long-term residents or citizens must be vaccinated against COVID-19 to leave the country. Transit and entry restrictions are in place for visitors until further notice.

  • Botswana

    24 Aug 2021

    To enter Botswana, you'll need a printed certificate of a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test taken no later than 72 hours before your departure. If you can't provide proof of a negative PCR test and you're not a returning citizen or resident, you'll be denied entry. Due to COVID-19, a State of Emergency remains in place until further notice. You

  • Bangladesh

    23 Aug 2021

    Flight options to Australia are extremely limited due to restrictions by third countries on the entry/transit of passengers from Bangladesh. To enter Bangladesh you must present a negative COVID-19 certificate on arrival (regardless of vaccination status) with the test taken within 72 hours of arrival. You'll also need to undergo 14 days of mandatory isolation in a private residence or hotel.

  • French Polynesia

    23 Aug 2021

    Lockdowns and curfews are currently in place across French Polynesia. These can be enforced and extended at short notice. Movement during lockdown is only permitted for exceptional reasons. Strict measures apply to inter-island travel (see 'Travel'). Follow the advice of local authorities.

  • Bosnia and Herzegovina

    20 Aug 2021

    The consulate in Sarajevo is open. Restrictions are in place for entry into Bosnia and Herzegovina. These may change at short notice. COVID-19 measures vary from region to region. If you remain in Bosnia and Herzegovina, follow the advice of local authorities and local media for the latest information.

  • Slovenia

    20 Aug 2021

    Restrictions are in place for entry into Slovenia. These may change at short notice (see 'Travel').

  • Tonga

    20 Aug 2021

    Only Tongan citizens and permanent residents can enter Tonga at this time. Most international flights have been cancelled, and options to leave are extremely limited. A state of emergency is in force and activities are restricted to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

  • Ukraine

    20 Aug 2021

    You can enter Ukraine if you can provide proof confirming you've had one or more doses of a COVID-19 vaccine. Self-isolation is now required for foreigners who don

  • Austria

    20 Aug 2021

    Borders remain open, but local regulations and entry restrictions can change at short notice. Keep in contact with your travel provider for the latest information. Follow the advice of local authorities. Austria is accepting certificates issued by other EU member states under the EU Digital Certificate Scheme.

  • Slovakia

    20 Aug 2021

    Restrictions are in place for entry into Slovakia. These may change at short notice (see 'Travel').

  • Georgia

    20 Aug 2021

    Most COVID-19 related restrictions have been lifted. Shopping centres, museums and gyms are open. Entertainment and sports events are banned. Restaurants and bars are open, but restaurants, including those in hotels, can only serve customers until 11pm. It's mandatory to wear masks in public places indoors, and when more than five people are gathered outdoors, including at bus stops. Entry is unrestricted for travellers who have documented proof of having received a full course of COVID-19 vaccination (see 'Travel').

  • Hungary

    20 Aug 2021

    Restrictions are in place for entry into Hungary. These may change at short notice (see 'Travel').

  • Timor-Leste

    19 Aug 2021

    COVID-19 remains a serious health risk, with a high number of infections and the Delta variant detected in Timor-Leste. A State of Emergency is in place and isolation zones apply in several municipalities, including Dili. Some exemptions apply. Mandatory random COVID-19 testing may be required. Entry restrictions apply to all travellers (air, land and sea) and can change with little notice. You must provide a negative COVID-19 test on arrival. You'll be subject to mandatory quarantine at a location determined by authorities, likely at your own expense, and additional testing. You may be asked to provide details on your vaccination status.

  • United Kingdom

    18 Aug 2021

    Border controls, quarantine, testing, and self-isolation for positive COVID-19 cases and close contacts remain (see 'Travel' and

  • Hong Kong

    18 Aug 2021

    Australia is now listed as a

  • Taiwan

    18 Aug 2021

    Foreign nationals without a residency permit can't travel to Taiwan at the moment. Exceptions will be considered only on emergency or humanitarian grounds. International airport transits are not permitted. Quarantine measures have been tightened and you'll be tested for COVID-19 many times. If you've visited a "high risk country" in the last 14 days, you must quarantine in group quarantine facilities, paid for by Taiwan. If you've travelled from other countries, you can quarantine in a quarantine hotel or a group quarantine facility at your own expense. Wear a face mask at all times in public. Avoid unnecessary movement, activities, or gatherings. Follow the advice of local health authorities and check for updates.

  • Belize

    16 Aug 2021

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  • Romania

    16 Aug 2021

    There's an ongoing State of Alert in Romania. Entry restrictions and requirements depend on your country of departure (see 'Travel'). Romania accepts certificates issued by other EU member states under the EU Digital Vaccine Certificate Scheme. Face masks are mandatory throughout the country in all indoor locations. Other restrictions may be in place for high risk locations. See 'Travel'.

  • Haiti

    15 Aug 2021

    On 14 August 2021, an earthquake of magnitude 7.1 occurred near Saint-Louis-du-Sud, Haiti. There is infrastructure damage and hundreds of deaths. Aftershocks could occur and essential services may be disrupted. If you are in the affected area, follow the instructions of local authorities and monitor local media for updates on the situation. If you are in need of consular assistance, please contact +61 2 6261 3305 for 24/7 support.

  • Malta

    13 Aug 2021

    To travel to Malta, you must provide a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test, taken within 72 hours before arrival. You'll also need to quarantine for 14 days at your own expense. You can avoid these requirements if you hold a recognised COVID-19 vaccine certificate.

  • France

    12 Aug 2021

    France has introduced a traffic light-based border control system. Entry and departure from France remain restricted depending on the country and your COVID-19 vaccination status. Unvaccinated travellers are subject to more stringent measures. A Health Pass (Pass Sanitaire), showing proof of vaccination status, serology or a negative PCR-test, is required for people aged 18 years or older to access certain venues, including restaurants, cafes, museums, cinemas, shopping centres and medical institutions (see 'Travel'). If you were vaccinated outside the EU, including in Australia, the French Government has provided advice on how to apply for a Health Pass (see

  • Malaysia

    12 Aug 2021

    COVID-19 restrictions remain in place, under a four phase National Recovery Plan. Restrictions vary depending on what phase is in place at your location. Some restrictions are relaxed if you're fully vaccinated (see 'Travel'). Inter-district and interstate travel is not permitted for most of Malaysia. You'll need police permission to travel to Kuala Lumpur International Airport. COVID-19 restrictions can change quickly. Follow the advice of local authorities.

  • Mozambique

    11 Aug 2021

    Terrorists remain active in Cabo Delgado and attacks on towns in the region are possible. Terrorists are likely to target areas frequented by foreigners or where foreign companies operate and where expatriate staff reside. Australians in Cabo Delgado should leave the area if it is safe to do so. If you decide to remain in the area, maintain heightened security awareness, monitor local media and follow the advice of local authorities.

  • Iraq

    11 Aug 2021

    The security situation throughout Iraq remains volatile. If you intend to travel to Iraq despite our advice, consult your airline before travelling and check travel restrictions. Due to the volatile security environment and the ongoing threat of kidnappings, we advise you to leave Iraq as soon as you are able to do so. If you're staying in Iraq, be alert and check media for updates on new threats.

  • Somalia

    5 Aug 2021

    There

  • Estonia

    4 Aug 2021

    Entry restrictions to Estonia may change at short notice. This includes requirements for PCR testing, self-isolation and evidence of COVID-19 vaccination. If you're arriving in Estonia by air, you must complete a traveller's questionnaire before arrival. For more information travellers should visit the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs website (see

  • Thailand

    4 Aug 2021

    Thailand continues to experience local transmission of COVID-19. Wear a mask, practice social distancing and follow government restrictions. Foreigners can only enter Thailand under exceptional circumstances (see 'Travel'). Protests have occurred in Bangkok and other areas of Thailand.

  • Czech Republic

    4 Aug 2021

    You may be able to travel to the Czech Republic, depending on the country you're travelling from and provided you meet the latest requirements. EU citizens can enter the Czech Republic if they have an EU Digital COVID-19 Certificate. Health and travel restrictions change frequently. You must follow the latest measures put in place by the Czech Republic's Ministry of Interior. See 'Travel'.

  • Morocco

    4 Aug 2021

    Additional COVID-19 safety measures are now in place throughout Morocco. A nationwide curfew from 9pm to 5am is in place and other restrictions apply. Inter-regional travel is now heavily restricted. There are entry requirements and restrictions depending on the country you

  • Germany

    3 Aug 2021

    Entry requirements to Germany have changed. You can travel to Germany from within the EU and Schengen Area or from a country with a low rate of COVID-19. You must provide either a negative COVID-19 test, or proof of vaccination, or evidence of having recovered from COVID-19. If you've stayed in a COVID-19 risk area within 10 days prior to entering Germany, you must register online. See 'Travel'.

  • Palau

    3 Aug 2021

    To enter Palau, you must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Children under 12 years of age are exempt. You must also provide proof of a negative PCR test taken within three days before your departure. You'll need to self-isolate on arrival for five days, followed by a COVID-19 test on day five. Flights from Taiwan are suspended until the end of July. See 'Travel' for entry requirements.

  • Kuwait

    2 Aug 2021

    Visit visas remain suspended. If you have a valid residency visa you can now enter Kuwait. Strict entry conditions apply (see 'Travel'). Restrictions on public gatherings and commercial activity are in place.

  • Finland

    2 Aug 2021

    You can enter Finland without taking a COVID-19 test or having to self-isolate if you

  • Belarus

    2 Aug 2021

    Flights in and out of Belarus are extremely limited. A number of countries have banned the overflight of their airspace by Belarusian airlines. Including all EU member states, the UK and Ukraine. Travel to or from Belarus is only possible through an indirect air route via a country that has not imposed a ban. Belarus has eased some of the entry requirements for foreigners, including for entry through land borders. Travel restrictions due to COVID-19 remain in place (see 'Travel').

  • Ecuador

    30 Jul 2021

    All land borders with Colombia and Peru, as well as ports, remain closed, although Ecuadorean nationals and foreign residents may be allowed to enter Ecuador, via Rumichaca and Huaquillas northern and southern borders. To enter Ecuador, you'll need to either present a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result taken within three days of arrival, have an antigen test taken within three days of arrival or present an official vaccination card showing you've received all required doses of a COVID-19 vaccine (this measure is subject to constant review). You may also be tested for COVID-19 through an antigen test on arrival. If the result is positive, you'll need to quarantine.

  • Mexico

    30 Jul 2021

    Mexico's land borders with the US, Guatemala and Belize are closed to non-essential traffic. You should depart Mexico by air. If you're driving or travelling by road in Mexico, take care to only travel during daylight hours and use toll roads (cuota). Allow enough time to get to your destination before dark. Comply with instructions at checkpoints.

  • Kazakhstan

    30 Jul 2021

    You must present your COVID-19 risk rating from the 'Ashyq' mobile application to enter most public places in Kazakhstan. This includes the Nur-Sultan and Almaty international airports. Only travellers with blue and green Ashyq risk rating can enter the airports (see 'Travel').

  • Belgium

    30 Jul 2021

    You can travel to Belgium if you

  • Russia

    29 Jul 2021

    Entry into Russia, including through land borders, is restricted for most foreign travellers. Residents, close family members of Russian citizens, members of diplomatic missions, essential workers and some other categories of travellers may be allowed to enter. (See 'Travel'.)

  • Guatemala

    29 Jul 2021

    Entry requirements to Guatemala have changed. To enter, you must provide either a negative COVID-19 test, or proof of vaccination, or evidence of having recovered from COVID-19. Business and other activity restrictions in each municipality are based on a traffic light system. You must wear a face mask when outside and maintain social distancing. If you don't comply, you could be fined or arrested.

  • Kyrgyz Republic

    29 Jul 2021

    Kyrgyz Republic has reintroduced some COVID-19 restrictions. A negative COVID-19 (PCR) test is required to taken within 72 hours before your arrival. You may be required to take another PCR test upon arrival. Proof of vaccination with some vaccines may also assist entry into Kyrgyz Republic (see 'Travel'). Further restrictions could be reintroduced at short notice. Contact your airline or nearest embassy of the Kyrgyz Republic to confirm visa and entry requirements.

  • Croatia

    29 Jul 2021

    Entry into Croatia is restricted due to COVID-19. You can enter for tourism or compelling personal reasons. Proof is required. A negative test is required if you're coming from a country on the red or dark red list of the European Centre for Disease Control and Prevention. You must have a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test taken in the 72 hours before arrival or a negative rapid antigen test taken in the 48 hours before arrival. Other entry requirements are in place if you're coming from within the EU or Schengen Area. See 'Travel'.

  • Tajikistan

    29 Jul 2021

    Commercial flights to and from Tajikistan remain very limited. Land border crossings are closed to travellers. All international travellers arriving in Tajikistan must provide confirmation of a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result, issued within 72 hours of arrival. The test must be a COVID-19 (PCR) swab test. Other test results including antibody tests are not accepted. Face masks are mandatory in public. Contact your airline or your nearest embassy or consulate of Tajikistan to confirm entry requirements.

  • Turkmenistan

    29 Jul 2021

    All international passenger flights to and from Turkmenistan remain suspended, road borders are closed and passenger ferries are cancelled. Only Turkmen citizens, diplomats, permanent residents and essential workers are allowed to enter. All international arrivals are required to take a COVID-19 (PCR) test and undertake 21-day quarantine in a state-run facility. It is compulsory to wear a face mask in public. Inter-regional travel is currently restricted (see 'Travel').

  • Serbia

    28 Jul 2021

    Entry requirements to Serbia have changed. Serbia has expanded the list of recognised foreign vaccination certificates. All travellers from India, regardless of nationality, must quarantine for seven days on arrival. Some in-country COVID-19 restrictions have been loosened. Monitor media and follow the Australian Embassy Facebook page for updates. See 'Travel'.

  • Poland

    28 Jul 2021

    You can travel to Poland if you're travelling from within the EU and Schengen Area, or if you are travelling from a COVID-19

  • South Korea (Republic of Korea)

    27 Jul 2021

    To prevent the spread of COVID-19, South Korea has four levels of Social Distancing. Follow local media as levels and restrictions can change frequently. You're required to wear a mask in indoor public places or on public transport. You're also required to wear a mask in outdoor areas if you are unable to maintain a 2 metre distance from others. Limited exemptions apply.

  • Ireland

    27 Jul 2021

    You can travel to Ireland if you're within the EU and Schengen Area or if you're travelling from a

  • Iceland

    26 Jul 2021

    Iceland's borders are only open to travellers from EU/EEA and Schengen states, as well as certain approved countries, including Australia. If you're travelling to Iceland you're required to fill out a pre-registration form prior to arrival. You must provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test (PCR or antigen) taken no more than 72 hours before boarding an aircraft to Iceland, regardless of whether you're vaccinated. Iceland is accepting vaccination certificates issued by other EU member states under the EU Digital Certificate Scheme. You don't need to be tested on arrival if you're fully vaccinated or have recovered from COVID-19 infection. If you're not vaccinated or don't have proof that you have previously been infected with COVID-19, you must take two COVID-19 (PCR) tests, separated by five days quarantine until the results of the second test are known. Children born in 2005 or later are exempt from testing requirements prior to and upon arrival in Iceland. Transit passengers who don't leave the terminal facilities are exempt from testing and quarantine requirements.

  • Norway

    25 Jul 2021

    You can only enter Norway if you're a resident or citizen, have a valid EU COVID certificate or reside in certain low-risk countries. All travellers must register no more than 72 hours prior to arrival in Norway if coming from a country or area that is subject to quarantine, unless you have a valid EU COVID certificate. You must present proof of a negative COVID-19 (PCR or antigen) test taken within 24 hours before the scheduled departure of your first flight to Norway unless you have a valid EU COVID certificate or are coming from a low-risk country. You must also have a COVID-19 test on arrival unless you have a valid EU COVID certificate. You must quarantine unless you are travelling from a low-risk country or have a valid EU COVID certificate. Exemptions apply. See 'Travel'.

  • Federated States of Micronesia

    22 Jul 2021

    Due to COVID-19, FSM has closed its border until further notice. This covers all arrivals by air and sea. Follow the social media accounts of the Australian Embassy in the FSM for updates (see 'Local Contacts').

  • Ghana

    22 Jul 2021

    Avoid protests and demonstrations as they can turn violent. You'll need to present a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result taken no more than three days before arrival. You'll be screened and tested at the airport. You'll need to pre-pay for the COVID-19 test online before travelling to Ghana (see 'Travel'). Follow the advice of local authorities.

  • Guam

    22 Jul 2021

    You'll have to enter mandatory quarantine for 10 days on arrival in Guam. If you're transiting Guam for more than 13 hours, you'll also need to go into mandatory quarantine for the duration of transit. You may apply for an exemption if you have proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result taken within 72 hours before arrival. If you're arriving in Guam from a location outside the USA, you'll also need a negative COVID-19 pre-departure test result. Check with your airline or travel agent for latest information.

  • Eswatini

    22 Jul 2021

    Protests may occur in Eswatini and can turn violent. Avoid protests and stay up to date with local developments. A curfew is in place. To enter Eswatini, you need proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours of your arrival.

  • Trinidad and Tobago

    19 Jul 2021

    Trinidad and Tobago has reopened its borders to travellers fully vaccinated against COVID-19. You'll have to get a TTravel Pass from the Ministry of National Security before you travel. On arrival, you'll also need to show a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result taken within 72 hours before you arrive. Monitor advice from local authorities for entry requirements (see 'Travel'). A state of emergency and restrictions to limit the spread of COVID-19 remains in place, including a curfew.

  • Sri Lanka

    15 Jul 2021

    Flights departing for Australia are limited and schedules may change at short notice. To leave Sri Lanka, you'll need to take a rapid antigen test within eight hours before checking in for your flight. To travel to Sri Lanka, you must show a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test report in English when checking in. The test must be taken within 72 hours of your departure or you won't be able to board your flight. You'll need to meet certain requirements to stay (see 'Travel'). Curfews and travel restrictions may be imposed at short notice. Follow media and the advice of local authorities to stay up to date.

  • Zambia

    14 Jul 2021

    You

  • Niger

    14 Jul 2021

    The US Government has issued a security alert reminding citizens that extremist groups seek to target locations in Niamey frequented by Westerners. You

  • Qatar

    13 Jul 2021

    Qatar has updated their travel policy. Entry is now permitted for family visitors, business travellers and tourists who are fully vaccinated or have recently recovered from COVID-19. You must pre-register at least 12 hours before travel and have a negative PCR test within 72 hours before arriving in Qatar. You may also have to do a COVID-19 test on arrival. Stay up to date with current restrictions and the travel policy (see 'Travel').

  • Jordan

    13 Jul 2021

    If you're travelling to Jordan, you'll need to have COVID-19 (PCR) tests conducted at your country of departure within 72 hours of travel and on arrival in Jordan. You may be exempt from the PCR test on arrival if you're travelling from a designated country and are able to provide proof of having received a full course of a COVID-19 vaccine.

  • Indonesia

    10 Jul 2021

    There is a current peak in COVID-19 transmission and very high demand on hospitals in Jakarta and other parts of Java. All domestic air travel requires evidence of at least the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, except if you are travelling to transit to a departing international flight. To enter Indonesia you must show evidence of full COVID-19 vaccination. These vaccination requirements also apply to children between the ages of 12-17. It's recommended Australians seek medical advice on vaccination for children. Travellers with a medical certificate confirming they are not fit to be vaccinated are exempt. Negative COVID-19 PCR tests are required for both domestic and international travel. Mandatory hotel quarantine of 8 days is required for international arrivals. Contact your travel provider for up-to-date details. Follow the advice of the local authorities and monitor media for the latest updates.

  • Egypt

    9 Jul 2021

    If you arrive in Egypt from Australia, you'll need to provide a negative COVID-19 PCR test certificate taken in the 96 hours before the departure of your direct flight to Egypt. If you're arriving from another country check entry requirements with your airline. Depending on where you arrive from, you may be required to undertake a rapid COVID-19 test at Cairo International Airport. Other measures may be introduced at short notice. Check with your airline and follow the advice of local authorities.

  • Sierra Leone

    6 Jul 2021

    Commercial flights are now operating, but land and sea borders are still closed. You must have approval to enter Sierra Leone. This can be obtained online (see 'Travel'). A negative COVID-19 (PCR) test must also be presented, taken in the 7 days before departure. Additional COVID-19 testing is conducted on arrival. The Australian High Commission in Accra has very limited capacity to provide consular assistance in Sierra Leone.

  • Bahrain

    6 Jul 2021

    Bahrain has further refined its COVID-19 measures, including by introducing a traffic light system. Flight options to Australia are unpredictable and may stop without notice.

  • Switzerland

    6 Jul 2021

    Switzerland has eased COVID-19 restrictions. A COVID-19 (PCR) test is only required for people arriving by air who are not vaccinated or have not recovered from COVID-19. Masks no longer need to be worn outdoors. Other restrictions have eased. See 'Travel'.

  • Samoa

    2 Jul 2021

    Samoa has closed its borders, except to returning citizens and residents, or where specific permission is granted. If you've had a positive COVID-19 PCR test in the last six months, you'll not be allowed to travel to Samoa unless you meet strict criteria. Commercial flights between Samoa and Australia have been suspended until further notice. Australians wishing to leave Samoa can contact the Australian High Commission at apia.admin@dfat.gov.au to receive information on current flight restrictions.

  • Nepal

    2 Jul 2021

    Nepal continues to impose localised lockdowns and restrictions to control the spread of COVID-19, including in Kathmandu. A limited number of international and domestic commercial flights are operating. Follow the advice of local authorities and monitor the Australian Embassy on Facebook (@australianembassynepal) and Twitter (@AusAmbNP) for regular updates.

  • Iran

    25 Jun 2021

    There's widespread community transmission of COVID-19 in Iran with medical facilities under serious pressure. There's a curfew from 10pm to 3am. Breach of the curfew will result in a fine. If despite our advice you travel to Iran, you'll need to provide a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test at the port of entry and exit of Iran. In addition, you'll be tested at the port of entry to Iran. If you're suspected of having the virus, you'll be quarantined at a government-managed facility at your own expense. Failure to wear a face covering in public could result in a fine. Medical evacuation is not likely to be possible. If you

  • Burundi

    25 Jun 2021

    Land and sea borders in Burundi are mostly closed except for the movement of goods. There are limited commercial flights into and out of Bujumbura International Airport. You must present proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of boarding your flight when entering the country. On arrival, you must take a COVID-19 test and self-isolate at a hotel of your choice for 24 hours until you receive the test results. Those who test positive for COVID-19 will be transferred to treatment facilities at their own cost. Follow the advice of local authorities.

  • Malawi

    21 Jun 2021

    Entry to Malawi from land or air borders is restricted, exceptions apply (see 'Travel'). If you're eligible to enter, you must produce a negative COVID-19 test (PCR) taken in the 72 hours before you arrive. You'll be tested for COVID-19 at the airport on arrival and self-isolate as required. You must also complete

  • Colombia

    16 Jun 2021

    Large scale violent protests are taking place in Colombia. There have been reports of deaths and injuries. The protests may disrupt transportation and the supply of food, water and medical services. Some cities have movement restrictions in place (see 'Travel'). You should avoid demonstrations and monitor local media for updates. All land, river and sea borders are now open. Colombia no longer requires travellers to show a negative COVID-19 PCR test result to enter the country.

  • Argentina

    16 Jun 2021

    Existing nationwide restrictions continue to be renewed after their expiry. Provincial governments may implement restrictions in different ways, depending on local circumstances. Check with your local authorities as restrictions vary within each jurisdiction around the nation.

  • Eritrea

    15 Jun 2021

    Some international flights into and from Asmara have resumed but remain limited. Check with your airline. Local authorities have relaxed COVID-19 restrictions. There remains the possibility of curfews, travel restrictions or other measures being re-introduced at short notice. Regularly check the advice of local authorities.

  • Paraguay

    4 Jun 2021

    Paraguay is observing

  • Uruguay

    2 Jun 2021

    Uruguay has closed all its borders to all travellers, with some exceptions for freight workers and residents. Follow the Australian Embassy social media accounts for updates on flight options for returning to Australia.

  • Moldova

    2 Jun 2021

    To enter Moldova, you'll need a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test performed in the 72 hours before arrival (See 'Travel'). A State of Emergency is no longer in effect, however public health measures remain in place. Masks must be worn in all public places, both indoors and outdoors. Follow the advice of local authorities.

  • Algeria

    1 Jun 2021

    Limited international flights from Algeria have resumed. Domestic flights are operational. On arrival in Algeria you must present evidence of a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result, taken in the 36 hours before departure. Further testing applies on arrival (see 'Travel'). Measures to stop the spread of COVID-19, including curfews, are in place in large cities and provinces. These may change at short notice.

  • Bolivia

    1 Jun 2021

    To enter Bolivia, you'll need to fill in an online statutory declaration, have proof of a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test taken three days before your arrival and quarantine for 10 days on arrival. Observe social distancing and use face masks when in public. If you're in Bolivia and want to return to Australia, register your details with the Australian Embassy in Lima. Follow the Embassy on social media for updates on possible departure information (see 'Local contacts').

  • United States of America

    27 May 2021

    If you

  • Mali

    26 May 2021

    There's currently a heightened political situation in Mali including the capital Bamako. You're encouraged to stay indoors, avoid unnecessary travel and monitor local media. The Australian High Commission in Accra has very limited capacity to provide consular assistance in Mali. The Canadian Embassy can provide emergency consular assistance to Australians in need (see 'Local contacts').

  • Marshall Islands

    20 May 2021

    Due to COVID-19, Marshall Islands has closed its borders until further notice. This covers all arrivals by air and cruise ship. Follow the Australian Embassy in the Marshall Islands social media accounts for regular updates (see 'Local contacts').

  • Democratic Republic of the Congo

    18 May 2021

    DRC has opened some of its international borders and

  • Maldives

    14 May 2021

    You must present a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test report in English when checking in for your flight to the Maldives. The test must be conducted within 96 hours of your departure or you'll be unable to board your flight. Use of masks is mandatory while travelling by air, sea and in enclosed public places. Monitor media and follow the advice of local authorities.

  • Nigeria

    12 May 2021

    The Nigerian Government has reintroduced a range of COVID-19 related restrictions, including closing event locations, bars and nightclubs, with restaurants to provide eat-in service at 50% capacity only. The 12am to 4am curfew is strictly enforced. Nigeria has banned entry to non-Nigerian passport holders who have travelled to Brazil, India or Turkey in the preceding 14 days. The potential for terrorism and civil unrest continues throughout Nigeria, including major cities like Lagos, Kano and Abuja.

  • Cyprus

    12 May 2021

    There has been a gradual lift of movement and gathering restrictions for people in Cyprus in possession of a 'SafePass'. A curfew remains in place between 11pm and 5am. Additional restrictions on movement and gatherings continue to apply. See 'Travel'.

  • Tanzania

    7 May 2021

    If you're travelling to Tanzania, you must have a negative COVID-19 (RT-PCR) test result taken in the 72 hours before your arrival, complete the Ministry of Health's online surveillance form in the 24 hours before arrival and take a rapid test on arrival. Depending on your origin or transit countries you may also be required to undertake 14 days quarantine at your own cost. Confirm COVID-19 requirements with local authorities and your airline(s) ahead of travel. Our global travel advice remains do not travel due to the risk of COVID-19 and travel disruptions. Follow the advice of local authorities and COVID-19 infection prevention and control measures.

  • Cameroon

    7 May 2021

    Various COVID-19 restrictions on movements and gatherings are in place, including wearing a face mask in public. Follow the advice of local authorities on COVID-19 related restrictions. Reduced international commercial flights are available.

  • North Korea (Democratic People's Republic of Korea)

    6 May 2021

    North Korea

  • Chad

    5 May 2021

    Hassan Djamous International Airport and land borders have reopened. The security situation following the death of President Idriss D

  • Pakistan

    5 May 2021

    The number of international flights to Pakistan has reduced significantly. COVID-19 testing and quarantine regulations have also changed for arriving passengers. Contact your airline or travel agent for the latest information.

  • Syria

    4 May 2021

    If you're in Syria, you can now enter Lebanon if you have a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result and a valid plane ticket to travel via Beirut airport. These entry and exit measures may change without notice, contact relevant Lebanese authorities and your airline directly before making your travel plans. If despite our advice, you're entering Syria, a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result is required and you're required to home isolate for five days. The security situation remains extremely volatile. If you're in Syria, consider leaving now through commercial means.

  • Venezuela

    30 Apr 2021

    COVID-19 is present in Venezuela. Measures are in place to limit the spread of the virus, including community-wide quarantines. Road travel between Venezuelan states is banned, with roadblocks in place and limited internal flights. Many international flight routes have been suspended. Commercial flights to and from Venezuela remain very limited. Australia doesn't have an embassy or consulate in Venezuela. Contact the Australian Embassy in Colombia for assistance.

  • Jamaica

    29 Apr 2021

    Jamaica requires travellers aged 12 years or more to present a negative COVID-19 test taken within three days prior to the travel date (see Travel).

  • Libya

    27 Apr 2021

    If you're in Libya, leave as soon as possible if it is safe for you to do so. Regularly reassess your security arrangements and access to effective health services. Our capacity to provide consular assistance to Australians in Libya is limited. The Australian Government has no plans to evacuate you. There are limited commercial flights out of Libya (mainly to Tunis and Istanbul). Monitor the website and social media of airlines and airports for available flights. We can

  • Cambodia

    27 Apr 2021

    Lockdowns, movement restrictions and curfews have been imposed in various locations throughout Cambodia to slow the spread of COVID-19. Monitor local media and follow the advice of local authorities as lockdowns, curfews and other movement restrictions can change rapidly. COVID-19 entry restrictions and public health measures remain in place (See 'Travel').

  • China

    27 Apr 2021

    Direct flights between China and Australia are limited. You may be permitted to enter China with a valid Chinese residence permit. If despite our advice you travel to China, you'll be required to provide negative COVID-19 test results prior to flying. There are multiple tests required within tight timeframes. Testing requirements may change at short notice. Australians who have been vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccine produced in China and who meet other eligibility requirements should contact the nearest Chinese embassy/consulate to confirm visa eligibility and other travel requirements (see 'Travel'). You'll be requested to undertake at least 14 days mandatory quarantine at a designated hotel or facility on arrival followed by additional COVID-19 prevention measures and testing determined by local authorities at your entry point and final destination in China. Measures may include an additional period of home quarantine. If you

  • Bhutan

    23 Apr 2021

    Some COVID-19 protocols and restrictions are in place in Bhutan. You should maintain social distancing, wear a mask, maintain hand hygiene and follow the advice of local authorities. For emergency health services call 112.

  • Yemen

    16 Apr 2021

    We've reviewed our travel advice for Yemen.

  • Armenia

    1 Apr 2021

    You can enter Armenia with a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result taken no more than three days before your arrival. If you arrive without a test result, you'll be required to take a test at the airport and isolate until the results are available. Social distancing measures remain in place and you must wear a mask at all times when in public places, including on public and private transport. The Armenian Government has abolished the state of emergency/martial law which was declared in 2020 following the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. We advise Australians not to travel within 5kms of Armenia's border with Azerbaijan due to the risk of armed conflict.

  • Macau

    31 Mar 2021

    Non-Macau residents may enter Macau provided they hold a valid visa and have not travelled outside mainland China in the 21 days prior to their intended arrival in Macau. If you intend to travel to Macau, read the Smartraveller advice for China. All arrivals into Macau will need to provide a valid negative COVID-19 test (nucleic acid test) and may be required to undergo medical screening or medical observation at a designated venue. Restrictions may change at short notice. Additional entry restrictions and medical screenings may apply if you're travelling from designated high-risk areas. Contact your airline or travel provider for the latest update and follow the advice of local authorities.

  • South Sudan

    29 Mar 2021

    COVID-19 is widespread in South Sudan. If you're travelling to South Sudan by air or road you'll need a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test dated within 96 hours of arrival. You must self-quarantine for 10 days on arrival. Travel restrictions may change at short notice.

  • Laos

    26 Mar 2021

    Foreigners are currently not allowed to enter Laos, except in very limited circumstances. To enter, you'll need prior approval from the Lao Ministry of Foreign Affairs and negative COVID-19 test conducted less than 72 hours before your travel. You'll also be required to quarantine for 14 days at a government designated venue at your own cost and obtain

  • Mauritania

    19 Mar 2021

    Restrictions are in place for travel to Mauritania, including a requirement to present a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result taken no more than five days before travel. You'll be required to self-isolate for 10 days after arrival. Limited flights into and from Mauritania are available. Contact your airline or travel provider for further information. A nationwide curfew is in place from midnight to 6am. Local authorities recommend that you avoid public gatherings, maintain social distancing and wear a mask.

  • Gabon

    10 Mar 2021

    Gabon has partially reopened its borders, allowing a limited number of flights each week. It's mandatory to wear a face mask in public. There's a curfew in place from 6pm to 5am. Follow the advice of local authorities.

  • Senegal

    9 Mar 2021

    Protests and rioting are taking place in Dakar. Remain vigilant and avoid large gatherings and demonstrations (see 'Safety').

  • C

    22 Feb 2021

    International commercial flights to C

  • Burkina Faso

    22 Feb 2021

    COVID-19 restrictions are in place. Limited international commercial flights to Burkina Faso have resumed. All land borders remain closed to regular commercial passenger travel. You'll need to present a negative COVID-19 test result taken no more than five days before arrival. Pay attention to your personal safety. Follow the directions of local authorities. The Australian High Commission in Accra has very limited capacity to provide consular assistance in West Africa.

  • Liberia

    22 Feb 2021

    International commercial flights to Liberia have resumed. All land borders remain closed. Ports have reopened. You must complete a Health Screening Arrival Form before you arrive. On arrival you'll be screened and tested for COVID-19, exemptions apply. Restrictions also apply if you're departing Liberia. (See

  • Guyana

    19 Feb 2021

    Airlines have restarted limited regular commercial flights to and from Guyana. You must present results of a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test taken up to seven days before arrival. If your test is taken within 72 hours before arrival, you'll be allowed immediate entry into Guyana without restrictions. If your tests are taken four to seven days before arrival, you'll need to have a second test on arrival and self-isolate in a hotel or home until a negative result is obtained (see 'Travel').

  • Central African Republic

    25 Jan 2021

    A nationwide State of Emergency is in force. The Central African Republic's airspace is closed to foreign governments and NGOs. A nationwide curfew is in place from 6pm to 5am. COVID-19 is widespread in CAR. If you're travelling to CAR, despite our advice, you may be required to self-isolate for 14 days or obtain a COVID-19 test on arrival. Restrictions may change at short notice.

  • Panama

    8 Dec 2020

    There's a national curfew in place from 11pm to 5am daily. Additional curfew times can be in force depending on your location and further movement restrictions may be implemented at short notice. Fines for non-compliance may apply (see Travel). The Tocumen International Airport is open for international and transit travel. To enter, you'll need a hard copy of a negative COVID-19 (PCR or antigen) test result, dated no more than 48 hours before your arrival. You also need to complete a sworn statement for health care and had no contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the previous 14 days. Wear a face mask and maintain physical distance.

  • The Bahamas

    3 Dec 2020

    International flights are operating into and out of the Bahamas, but flight availability remains restricted. There are special requirements for entry to The Bahamas including applying for a health visa prior to arrival (see Travel).

  • Cuba

    24 Nov 2020

    Cuba has reopened its international airports with strict COVID-19 measures. See Travel for details. Strict hygiene regulations are in place at tourist resorts, restaurants and shopping venues. Follow the advice of local authorities.

  • Djibouti

    18 Nov 2020

    Djibouti has implemented measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19. If you're travelling to Djibouti you must have a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test within 72 hours before your departure and within 120 hours of your arrival. You'll also be required to undergo a saliva test on arrival. Face coverings must be worn where social distancing is not possible. Passenger train operations between Djibouti and Ethiopia are suspended.

  • Costa Rica

    2 Nov 2020

    If you travel directly by air to Costa Rica you'll be allowed to enter the country. You'll need proof of insurance and a digital health pass completed prior to your travel.

  • Honduras

    19 Oct 2020

    Commercial international flights to and from Honduras have resumed. Land borders re-opened on 19 October from 6am to 6pm. You need to complete an online checklist and present a hard copy negative COVID-19 (PCR) test taken 72 hours before travel to enter Honduras. You must wear a face mask while outside and maintain social distancing. You also need to complete a checklist online before departure.

  • Dominican Republic

    6 Oct 2020

    To enter the Dominican Republic, you'll need proof of a negative COVID-19 test (PCR) taken within five days before you arrive. If you don't present the test, or you show symptoms on arrival, you'll be tested at the airport. If you test positive, you'll need to quarantine as instructed by authorities. Curfew times vary depending on your location and further movement restrictions may be implemented at short notice. If you're in a public place or at work, you must wear a face mask at all times or you could be fined.

  • Benin

    6 Oct 2020

    Visas to enter Benin are restricted. You're only allowed to enter or exit Benin if it is an 'extreme necessity

  • Nicaragua

    6 Oct 2020

    Commercial flights out of Nicaragua have resumed. Where flights do become available, book directly with the airline. If you plan to enter Nicaragua, you must present a negative COVID-19 test (PCR) taken within 72 hours of entry or 96 hours before entry if you're travelling from Asia, Africa, Australia or the Pacific region. If you're granted entry, you'll be monitored by phone by health officials for 14 days. You'll be denied entry if you have respiratory symptoms or a fever.

  • El Salvador

    22 Sep 2020

    The international airport in San Salvador has reopened for regular commercial flights. You'll need a printed PCR test with a negative result taken 72 hours before you arrive in country if travelling or transiting El Salvador. If you're staying in El Salvador, follow the advice of local authorities, maintain social distance and be aware of movement restrictions. You must wear a face mask at all times when you leave your home or accommodation.

  • The Gambia

    23 Jul 2020

    The Gambia has closed all air, sea and land borders. There are currently no commercial flights operating. There's a state of public emergency. Non-essential public gatherings are banned and venues including restaurants, cafes, bars, casinos, sports facilities are closed. Non-essential employees must stay at home. It is mandatory to wear face masks in public. Markets and shops are open with restricted hours.

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Winter sports cover

Add on optional winter sports benefit to your policy and get covered for a range of activities, including skiing, snowboarding and more.

Why pick Woolworths Travel Insurance?

24/7 Overseas emergency assistance

24 hours a day, 7 days a week – we’ve got your back around the clock
 

Unlimited overseas emergency medical expenses

Travel with the comfort of knowing you’re covered, with emergency dental treatment up to $500 per person included
 

Free travel insurance for kids=

Dependents under 21 covered for free on all Woolworths Travel Insurance policies
 

Domestic and international travel cover

If your destination is at least 200km from home, you’re covered whether in Australia, overseas or on a cruise
 

Frequently asked questions

I am overseas - can I buy or extend my current travel insurance?

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What do I do if I lose my luggage?

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If my flight is delayed, what am I covered for?

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Am I covered for rental car hire?

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What should I do if I lose my passport while I'm on a trip?

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How long does it take to complete my claim?

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= T&Cs apply. Children and dependants under 21 are covered for free when travelling with a parent or grandparent insured on the policy.

Before you purchase this product you should carefully read the Product Disclosure Statement to decide if it is right for you.