While we don’t like to think of emergencies happening, it’s best to be prepared in case one does.
If you're involved in an emergency, alert your accommodation provider or any nearby locals who may be able to contact emergency services.
Like any tropical country, Samoa can sometimes have tropical storms and cyclones. Your accommodation will let you know if any are forecast, but it pays to also keep an eye on it - especially if you’re heading out on the water.
There are many signs around Samoa offering safe inland tracks to head inland in the unlikely event of a tsunami. Take note of these, just as a precaution.
Refer to our list below for embassies and high commissions based in Samoa.
If you’re a New Zealand citizen, staff at the New Zealand embassy in Apia can help you in several ways.