Overseas Travel

Information on Zika Virus Transmission

As a member of University staff or student it is very likely that you will travel abroad during the course of your work or study.   In the event you do intend to travel overseas it is essential that you follow the requirements of the University’s Overseas Travel Policy and plan your trip and prepare yourself accordingly.  The Staff and Students Travel Handbook provides a range of useful information.

Before committing to travel ALWAYS visit the "CONTROL RISK " Travel Website for up to the minute travel advice and to see what services they offer. 

The key stages when organising a trip are:

 

 STEP 1:

 Authorisation

 STEP 2: 

 Travel Insurance (and compulsory Travel Insurance Form)

 STEP 3:

 Risk Assessment

 STEP 4:

 Travel Health Essentials (includes Vaccine information)

 STEP 5:

 Travel Basics

 

The following are useful sources of information when preparing for any overseas trip.  See STEP 4: Travel Health Essentials for specific links relating to overseas travel health advice, including vaccination requirements.

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