Embassy of Switzerland in Federal Republic of Germany

Due to the coronavirus situation, we ask you to arrange an appointment for any consular matter and not come at our desk without appointment.

Please note that the 3G rule* (vaccinated, recovered, tested**) applies when coming at the embassy as well as the obligation to wear a FFP2 mask.

Thank you for your understanding.

* This does not apply to children up to the age of 6, nor to pupils who are subject to regular testing as part of their school attendance. Proof of regular testing in the context of school attendance can be provided by presentation of a valid student ID card.

** PCR test not older than 48 hrs / proof of negative rapid test not older than 24 hrs


The State Secretariat for Migration SEM and the Federal Customs Administration FCA provides information on questions concerning entry into Switzerland.

The German Federal Police provides information on questions concerning entry into Germany.

The Federal Office of Public Health FOPH informs about the measures taken in Switzerland against the spread of the new Coronavirus (COVID-19).

The Bundesministerium für Gesundheit BMG informs about the measures taken  in Germany against the spread of the new Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Embassy of Switzerland in Berlin
Embassy of Switzerland in Berlin © FDFA

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

Detailed information can be found on the German page.

Visa & entry to Switzerland

Visa requirements, the filing of visa applications, forms and visa costs, and information about living in Switzerland

Switzerland and Germany

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


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


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