When living or traveling outside the EU, you sometimes need help from your embassy/consulate – but what if your country has no diplomatic mission in that country?
So exactly what help can you get in such situations?
You are eligible for consular protection if you are:
Typical situations where you may need help
All assistance and notification of your relatives, friends, doctor and/or employer at home will be handled by the embassy/consulate you approached, through your own country’s foreign ministry.
For more information visit: http://ec.europa.eu/consularprotection/