Register your travel plans

Register your travel

As part of your pre-travel planning, you should register with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, in addition to taking out travel insurance, subscribing to our free country updates, and providing relevant travel details to family or friends.

Before you begin you will need the following information: passport number, full name, date of birth, travel dates, travel locations, and emergency contact details.

Information privacy

Personal information provided to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) is protected by law, including the Privacy Act 1988. We may collect, use and disclose your personal information, including to overseas recipients where we reasonably believe it is necessary, to provide you with consular assistance. Important information about the privacy of your personal information is contained in our Consular Privacy Collection Statement, which you should read and understand. Copies of the Statement are available at the following location (following this link will open the Statement in a new window) or by requesting a copy from the Departmentby calling us on 1 3 0 0 5 5 5 1 3 5 option 3 (from within Australia) or plus 6 1 2 6 2 6 1 3 3 0 5 (internationally).

Other Smartraveller Links

The following page-footer links provide access to other Smartraveller services, information and feedback. Please note that, unless you open those links within a separate tab or window, selecting any of the following links will take you away from your current travel registration.