Embassy of Switzerland in Spain

Detailed information can be found on the German, French or Italian page.

Embassy of Switzerland in Madrid
Embassy Madrid © 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.


A greeting from the Ambassador

Switzerland and Spain

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

Event calendar

Event calendar: Overview of cultural events with Swiss participation in Spain

Job vacancies

Local job vacancies and admission requirements for internship programmes

Services and visa

From the issuing of passports to civil status matters, the FDFA's foreign representations provide a wide range of services to Swiss citizens living abroad.

The following districts are treated by this Consular Section:

  • The autonomous regions of d'Andalucía, Asturias, País Vasco, Canarias, Cantabria, Castilla-La Mancha, Castilla y León, Extremadura, Galicia, Madrid, Navarra, La Rioja as well as the autonomous cities of Ceuta and Melilla.

The General Consulate in Barcelona is competent for persons domiciled in:

  • the autonomous regions of Aragón, Murcia, the Balearic Islands, Catalonia, Valencia
  • the Principality of Andorra.


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

Visa & entry to Switzerland

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

Living & working in Spain

Useful tips about emigration, and staying in the country, as well as information about the return of Swiss expatriates to Switzerland

Travel advice

The FDFA provides information on security-related aspects of politics and crime in the country. The travel advice assesses possible risks and recommends precautionary measures.


List of partners supporting our projects.