Embassy of Switzerland in Kuwait

The embassy premises in Kuwait
Embassy of Switzerland in Kuwait © Swiss Embassy, Kuwait

  

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 

Information for Swiss citizens

Many countries, including Switzerland, are adapting their entry rules in line with the current epidemniological situation. From 6 July, it will be compulsory to wear a face mask on public transport throughout Switzerland. In addition, travelers from certain regions (including Kuwait) will have to go into quarantine.

For further information, please follow the link below Current Situation Switzerland

The Federal Council (Swiss Government) called on Swiss travelers (tourists and business travelers) to return home: press release

For all those traveling, please register on the “Travel Admin App” of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs under: Travel Admin App

Visas are not being issued anymore until at least 15th June 2020, according to decisions by the European Union and the Schengen member states to control the COVID-19 pandemic in all of Europe.

Emergency

The Swiss Embassy in Kuwait is at your service and can be reached by calling +965 2534 0172/3/4/5 or by e-mail kuwait@eda.admin.ch

For consular affairs, you could contact the Swiss Embassy in Doha by phone +974 4020 3400 and e-mail doha@eda.admin.ch

In an emergency, services remain available outside office hours, around the clock on any day: Helpline FDFA: +41 800 247 365 or +41 58 465 33 33 or helpline@eda.admin.ch

Corona virus information

Current Situation Switzerland

FDFA Travel Advices and Information

BAG

BAG FAQ

Corona Kuwait

WHO

 

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