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British Nationality: Travel Information

Volume 480: debated on Friday 17 October 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what procedures are in place to provide advice on security matters to British citizens making arrangements to travel overseas; to which countries such advice relates; and if he will make a statement. (223576)

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office maintain a web site and a call centre specifically tasked to provide travel advice to British Nationals making arrangements to travel, and while travelling overseas. This advice is constantly amended using information from a range of sources, specific to security, such as the Joint Terrorist Analysis Centre, the security and intelligence agencies, open source/medis reporting and our diplomatic missions overseas.

Travel Advice is available on

or via the Travel Advice Call Centre 0845 850 2829 (available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week).