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Advice current as at 4:00 am 24 Jan 2020.

The Wallis and Futuna Islands are a French Overseas Territory. Consular support is not available from the British government in Wallis and Futuna as there is no resident British Diplomatic Mission. However, the British Embassy in Paris, France can provide consular support to British nationals. See Consular assistance

Most visits to Wallis and Futuna Islands are trouble-free. Crime levels are low.

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

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Quick Facts Tourist Information for:

Wallis and Futuna
Currency: CFP Franc (XPF)
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Dialling Code: 681
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Languages Spoken:
French (official language) 49%
other 31%

Capital City(s):
Mata-Utu (also largest city)
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Population: 1,191 (in 2003)
Latitude: -13.2833 Longitude: -176.1833

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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