Swiss nationals living abroad

Services

Contact the Benelux Regional Center for Consular Affairs at The Hague for identity papers, civil status, registration and deregistration, matters of civil status, etc...

Political rights

Information for the Swiss Abroad on the conditions to participate in popular votes at federal level and in elections to the National Council

Alongside various Swiss associations abroad, the OSA promotes relations among Swiss nationals and between the latter and their home country. It represents their interests in Switzerland, publishes the periodical «Swiss Review» and provides a broad range of services (e.g. youth exchange programmes, emergency assistance fund).

Organisation of the Swiss Abroad