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Travel Notice: Volcanic Activity in Bali [11 February 2018]

Mount Agung has erupted several times since 21 November 2017.  On 10 February 2018, the Indonesian authorities lowered Mount Agung’s alert status from the highest Level 4 to Level 3 (Standby). The exclusion zone was also reduced from 6km to 4km around its crater. Indonesian authorities have said that Mount Agung continues to show signs of volcanic activity and the possibility of a volcanic eruption remains. The alert level for Mount Agung can change at short notice.

Singaporeans currently in or planning to travel to Bali should continue to monitor developments closely, and avoid Mount Agung and the exclusion zone around it. You are advised to take all necessary precautions for your personal safety, monitor the local news closely and heed the instructions of the local authorities. Do purchase comprehensive travel and medical insurance and be familiar with the terms and coverage.

Singaporeans in Bali who have not yet e-registered with MFA should do so at Singaporeans are advised to stay in touch with family and friends so that they know you are safe. Those in need of consular assistance may contact the Singapore Embassy in Jakarta or the MFA Duty Office at:

Embassy of the Republic of Singapore in Indonesia (Jakarta)
Jln H R Rasuna Said, Kuningan, Block X/4, KAV No 2, Kuningan, Jakarta Selatan 12950
Tel: + 62 (21) 2995 0400 or +62 811 863 348 (24-hours)

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Duty Office (24-hours)
Tanglin, Singapore 248163
Tel: 6379 8800, 6379 8855