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.
Embassy of Switzerland in Democratic Republic of Congo
Services and visa
All consular services and visa support for people resident in Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo and Gabon are provided by the Embassy of Switzerland in Democratic Republic of the Congo. Information can be found on the websites concerned:
We currently have a 4-week waiting period to make an appointment for short-stay visa applications. We are making every effort to reduce this delay as quickly as possible. Please note that the processing of requests takes 15 days from the date of the appointment.
New procedure for visas
Appointments for short-stay visa applications ( Schengen visa) must be online on our website.
Regarding the filing of long-stay applications (national visa), appointments are made by phone.
You will find all the necessary information on the new procedure for visas on the following web page: Visa - Entry and stay in Switzerland