Coronavirus (COVID-19) - We are in the process of returning to face to face activities and currently in the Amber Readiness Level. For the latest updates, please check out our dedicated page by clicking Here!

Usual permit scheme is still relevant depending on the type of Nights Away event being held.

All visits abroad must be approved by the DC.

A form VA must be submitted to the ACC(International) prior to the event. The VA Form and guidance on the process can be found on

The activities overseas review had three distinct parts; the visits abroad rules and process, support for those going overseas and joint support for UK groups visiting Kandersteg. There have been updates in all of these areas in order to provide more support and to remove any unnecessary barriers.  As a consequence of this final restrictions on Beavers have also been removed from the family nights away rules.

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