Downtown Nouméa, capital of New CaledoniaDowntown Nouméa
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Situation in New Caledonia

Situation in New Caledonia

Discussions on the evolution of electoral conditions in New Caledonia have led to significant protests and disturbances among the local population.

A substantial security deployment has been put in place, and a curfew is in effect from 6 PM to 6 AM.

La Tontouta International Airport is closed, and international and local flights are suspended until further notice. Access to shops and services in Nouméa is also restricted.


Support for Tourists

TOURISTS ON LOCATION are advised to limit their movements and contact their consulate to arrange their repatriation:


Travel Postponement

TRAVELLERS DEPARTING for New Caledonia in the coming weeks are advised to postpone their trip by contacting their airline or travel agent.

Here are the links to the airlines’ respective cancellation policies. Please note that these policies are updated regularly as the situation evolves.


Contact us

For any inquiries and support, please contact New Caledonia Tourism via this form.