National visa fees

The Embassy of Switzerland in Abidjan informs you, that the visa  fees have changed.

For adults 54 000 F CFA instead of 40 000 and

For children 27 000 F CFA instead of 23 000 F CFA

These new rates will take effect on February 2nd, 2020.


The Ordinance on fees under the Federal Act on Foreign Nationals (SR 142.209) and the Visa Code stipulate the fees to be collected. The amounts are payable in the currency determined by the Swiss representation.

The fee for the visa is due at the time the application is submitted and is not refundable. If you withdraw the application or it is rejected the fee will not be reimbursed.

The Swiss representation reserves the right to adapt the amounts of the fees at any time in relation with exchange rate fluctuations.

Category Amount in EUR, payable in FCFA according to actual exchange rate 
Adults 80 
Children aged from 6 to 12 40 
Children up to 6 years old free