FCO Travel Advice for - Czech Republic

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  • There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism.

  • Over 300,000 British nationals visit the Czech Republic every year. Most visits are trouble-free. See Consular assistance statistics

  • If you need to contact the emergency services call 112.

  • Carry your passport with you at all times for identification. The police may fine you or arrest you if you fail to do so. Keep copies of your insurance policy, European Health Insurance Card, ticket details and a 24-hour emergency number in a safe place and leave further copies with family or friends in the UK.

  • Only buy alcohol from legitimate places like supermarkets or bottle shops. Make sure the bottle has an original, untouched seal around the cork or cap. See Crime

  • Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.
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