Consular services

Please contact the relevant Swiss representation (embassy, consulate general, regional  consular centre) for all consular services:

  • Registration/deregistration at the Swiss representation
  • Applications for identity cards and passports
  • Civil status affairs (births, marriages, divorces, etc.)
  • Notification of change of address
  • Naturalisation
  • Visas

Swiss representations

Citizens of Switzerland and Liechtenstein who find themselves in an emergency situation abroad may contact a Swiss representation to ask for help and advice, or they can call the FDFA Helpline. 

Consular protection (fr)

Online desk FDFA

Online desk FDFA

Using the FDFA’s online consular services while abroad.

The relevant Swiss representation abroad can answer any questions concerning the FDFA’s online desk. 

Swiss representations