Embassy of Switzerland in Cameroon

As the official representation of Switzerland, the Embassy covers all matters concerning diplomatic relations between the two countries. It represents Swiss interests in the areas of political, economic, financial and legal affairs, as well as science, education and culture.

The tasks of the embassy

For more information on the new coronavirus (COVID-19), kindly follow the information and recommendations of the national authorities, as well as those of the World Health Organization (WHO). 

In Switzerland, the Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH) informs the population about the new coronavirus COVID-19. 

Everyone is advised to limit their movements to what is strictly necessary, scrupulously observe the rules of hygiene and avoid close contact. 

In case of any symptoms, please stay at home and contact the Cameroonian health authorities on 1510.

All Swiss nationals who are currently on touristic visits in Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea or Central African Republic are required to register on Itineris if they have not already done so. This will enable registered persons to be informed and enable them to be contacted if urgent matters arises.

For further information, you can also consult the FDFA website

In case of any emergencies, please contact the Swiss Embassy in Yaounde.


A greeting from the Ambassador

Switzerland and Cameroon

Swiss diplomacy and engagement in the fields of education, culture and the economy


Local and international news and events related to the country


The Swiss embassy publishes a newsletter containing information on culture, science and politics

Visa – Entry to and residence in Switzerland

Information on requirements to enter Switzerland and to take residence, procedure to submit an entry visa application, visa application form and fees


Contact the responsible Swiss representation for identity papers, civil status, registration and deregistration, matters of civil status, etc...


List of partners supporting our projects.