Travellers in Bermuda should be mindful of a moderate level of petty theft and street crime. The Department of Foreign Affairs advises that travellers remain aware of their surroundings and take normal security precautions to avoid becoming the target of crime. Caution should be exercised when wandering after dark or visiting remote or isolated locations.
The hurricane season in Bermuda normally runs from June to November. Travellers should pay close attention to local and international weather reports and follow the advice of local authorities.
All Irish citizens intending to travel to or reside in Bermuda are strongly advised to register their details with the Department of Foreign Affairs. The Travel Registration system is available here. It is advisable to take a number of photocopies of your passport with you and to carry a photocopy with you at all times.
It is imperative that all intending travellers purchase highly-comprehensive travel and personal medical insurance prior to leaving Ireland. Travellers should ensure that the insurance policy includes the cost of medical evacuation by air to Ireland. You should fully understand the terms and conditions, check for exclusions and ensure that your policy covers all specialised activities you wish to undertake whilst travelling.
Please be advised that the Irish Government assumes no responsibility whatsoever for expenses incurred by Irish citizens as a result of a personal emergency whilst travelling.
The following are details of Ireland’s Honorary Consul in Bermuda:
Mr. John R Kane
P.O. Box HM 2267
18 Queen St.
Hamilton Hm JX, Bermuda.
Telephone: +1 441 295 6574
Fax: +1 441 292 1196
For entry requirements and immigration information, please contact the appropriate Embassy or Consulate of the country.
You may wish to review the travel advice for this country as presented by other Anglophone Foreign Ministries. Suggested links are provided below. Please be aware that The Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland is not in any way responsible for the content contained therein and is not in a position to endorse or validate any of the information supplied by other Governments. These links are merely intended as helpful suggestions for further research in advance of your trip.
- UK: Foreign and Commonwealth Office (www.fco.gov.uk/travel)
- Canada: Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (www.voyage.gc.ca)
- New Zealand: Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (www.safetravel.govt.nz)
- Australia: Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (www.smartraveller.gov.au)
- USA: Department of State (www.travel.state.gov)