One of the biggest frustrations of the way the government has defined the ‘amber zone‘ is the effect it is having on travel insurance policies. Travel to a few destinations within the zone and nearly all policies will cover you. Travel to all the rest and your policy is almost certainly to be invalidated – and you may not even realise it. Confused? Here are your key questions answered.
What is causing the confusion?
The confusion arises because, while the Department for Transport decides on the colour of the traffic light, the Foreign Office (FCDO) is responsible for