There is no British Embassy in Sao Tome and Principe. If you need consular assistance, you should contact the British Embassy in Luanda, Angola.

Most visits to Sao Tome and Principe are trouble-free. We are not aware of any British nationals who required consular assistance in Sao Tome and Principe in 2012.

Crime rates are generally low, but armed robberies do occur. See Crime.

There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism.

You should take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before travelling.

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