DFAT Crisis Hub

The Crisis Hub is DFAT’s information portal for major international incidents including consular, humanitarian and security crises.

Latest news

Last Updated: 26 September 2018

How do we respond to overseas crises?

Consular assistance

There are limits to the assistance the Australian Government can provide in emergencies. Take sensible precautions and subscribe to our travel advice.

See our Consular Services Charter for more information.


Humanitarian action

The humanitarian crises where Australia is responding