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You are subject to local laws. If you violate local laws, even unknowingly, you may be arrested, imprisoned, caned, or expelled. Criminal penalties for some offenses are harsher than in the United States: Brunei adheres to conservative Islamic social values, and U.
Any public criticism of the Sultan or other members of the Royal Family, Sharia law, or Islam is strongly discouraged. Under the new Sharia criminal code it is also an offence to consume any food, drink, or tobacco in public during the fasting hours of Ramadan.
Gambling is illegal in Brunei. Prostitution and pornography are illegal and can result in harsh punishments. Non-Muslims may be arrested for khalwat close proximity between the sexes under the Sharia Penal Code provided that the other accused party is Muslim.
Khalwat may include activities from holding hands or public displays of affection to sexual activity. Extramarital relations between a Muslim and non-Muslim may be considered a crime in Brunei. You should consult a guide book or other travel information on Brunei for more information about respecting local cultural norms.
Alcohol cannot be purchased legally in Brunei.
Importation of firearms is prohibited. If you are arrested or detained, ask police or prison officials to notify the U. The Royal Brunei Police Force is generally professional and courteous. Most officers speak English but some, especially from the reserve units, have limited-to-no English speaking capability.
You should carry a copy of your passport with you as you will need to produce proof of your identity should an incident occur. Brunei does not recognize or permit dual nationality. Brunei nationals are expected to enter and exit the country on their Brunei passports.
Should Brunei authorities learn that a person is a dual national, they may require immediate renunciation of the citizenship of either the other nation or Brunei. Possible punishments include a fine and up to 10 years in prison. Although not yet implemented, penalties for LGBT acts under the Sharia Penal Code include fines, imprisonment, caning and, if fully implemented, death by stoning.
Travelers Who Require Accessibility Assistance. While in Brunei, individuals with disabilities may find accessibility and accommodation very different from in the United States. Wheelchair ramps may not be available on all sidewalks, which often have very deep and wide gutters that may not be covered.
Buildings may not always have wheelchair-accessible doorways or elevators.
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