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Advice current as at 4:00 am 18 Mar 2018.

If you need consular assistance contact the British High Commission in St Lucia.

The hurricane season in the Caribbean normally runs from June to November. You can monitor weather updates from the US National Hurricane Center. See Natural disasters

UK health authorities have classified St Lucia as having a risk of Zika virus transmission. For information and advice about the risks associated with Zika virus, visit the National Travel Health Network and Centre website.

Cases of Chikungunya virus have been confirmed in St Lucia. You should take steps to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes.

Most visits are trouble-free, but there have been incidents of crime including murder, armed robbery and sexual assault. See Crime

Although there’s no recent history of terrorism in St Lucia, attacks can’t be ruled out. See Terrorism

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.


Quick Facts Tourist Information for:

Saint Lucia
Currency: East Caribbean Dollar (XCD)
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Dialling Code: 1
Drive on the: left
Visitors/Tourists: 312,000 in 2011
Languages Spoken:
English (official language) 90%

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Telephone Area Code: 758
Population: 61,341
Latitude: 14.0252777778 Longitude: -60.9772222222

This tool is being re-developed. The exchange rate is today's; but until development is completed we are using data obtained from a variety of sources in 2013 for the rest of the info, and is not guaranteed to be free of errors - see disclaimer.
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