Official Travel Advice for New Caledonia
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Advice current as at 4:00 am 23 Sep 2018.
Tropical cyclones may occur, particularly between mid-December and mid-March. See Natural disasters
UK health authorities have classified New Caledonia as having a risk of Zika virus transmission. For more information and advice, visit the National Travel Health Network and Centre website.
Although there’s no recent history of terrorism in New Caledonia, attacks can’t be ruled out. See Terrorism
Most visits to New Caledonia are trouble free. Crime levels are low but you should take normal precautions.
If you’re abroad and you need emergency help from the UK government, contact the nearest British embassy, consulate or high commission.
Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.
Quick Facts Tourist Information for:New Caledonia
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Visitors/Tourists: 112,000 in 2011
Nouméa (also largest city)