Which documents should I submit with a national visa application?
Information sheet for a national visa application for a stay of more than 90 days (PDF) etc.
Once you have collected all the required documents, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org in order to obtain an appointment and personally submit your application for national visa.
The application will be forwarded to the competent cantonal authorities in Switzerland for a decision. The Embassy of Switzerland can only issue the visa after approval by the competent authorities. The total processing time is approximately 8-12 weeks. This time is an approximation only and may vary considerably depending on the canton responsible and the elements of the application.
The Embassy does not provide information during the procedure. Therefore, please contact the cantonal migration authority responsible for your place of residence: