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General Information

This page contains information about the general activities that the Travel and Migrant Health Section is involved in regarding travel health.

  • News and outbreaks relating to travel health
    The latest news and information about international outbreaks that may be of importance to travellers going abroad.
    Added/updated: 31 October 2013
  • Travel health advice
    The Health Protection Agency (HPA) does not give travel health advice directly to members of the public. This page is designed to give you, the traveller, all the information you need to get the correct travel health advice so that your trip is not ruined by being ill.
    Added/updated: 9 April 2013
  • Enhanced surveillance of enteric fever
    Background information to the enteric fever enhanced surveillance scheme plus the surveillance form and published reports.
    Added/updated: 6 September 2013
  • UK and global travel trends
    A summary of the latest global and UK travel trends from the Office for National Statistics and World Tourism Organization.
    Added/updated: 17 February 2012