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Northern Mariana Islands

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade does not issue a travel advice for the Northern Mariana Islands at this time.

Read Travel Smart for useful travel information to help you prepare for your trip, and advice on what you should do if you run into problems overseas.

The Northern Mariana Islands is an unincorporated US territory and Australians intending to visit or transit through the Northern Mariana Islands should contact the nearest Embassy of the United States well in advance of travel.

More information: Travel advice for the United States of America

Consider your physical and mental health before travelling overseas. Get vaccinated before you travel. At least eight weeks before you depart, make an appointment with your doctor or travel clinic for a basic health check-up, and to discuss your travel plans and any implications for your health, particularly if you have an existing medical condition.

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Typhoon season is between June and December when flooding, landslides and disruptions to services can occur. However, tropical storms and typhoons may occur in other months. Travellers should bear in mind that the direction and strength of typhoons can change with little warning.

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All oceanic regions of the world can experience tsunamis, but in the Indian and Pacific Oceans, there is a more frequent occurrence of large, destructive tsunamis because of the many large earthquakes along major tectonic plate boundaries and ocean trenches.

More information: Tsunami Warning Center

If a natural disaster occurs, follow the advice of local authorities.

Where to get help

Depending on what you need, your best option may be to first contact your family, friends, airline, travel agent, tour operator, employer or travel insurer. Your travel insurer should have a 24 hour emergency number.

Australian Government

Read the Consular Services Charter for what the Australian Government can and can't do to help you overseas.

Australia does not have an embassy of consulate in the Northern mariana Islands. For consular assistance, contact the Australian Embassy located in the Federated States of Micronesia.

Australian Embassy, Pohnpei

H & E Enterprises Building
Kolonia, Pohnpei
PO Box S
Phone: +691 320 5448
Fax: +691 320 5449
Australia in Micronesia

See the Embassy website for information about opening hours and temporary closures that may affect service provision.

If you're unable to contact the High Commission in a consular emergency, contact the 24-hour Consular Emergency Centre on +61 2 6261 3305 from overseas, or 1300 555 135 within Australia.

Other useful information

If the situation changes and a travel advice for the Northern Mariana Islands is issued, travellers can be automatically notified by subscribing to our email subscription service.

Foreign Affairs Canada also issues travel advice for their citizens.

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