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Embassy of Switzerland in Spain
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.
President of the Swiss Confederation Ignazio Cassis: National Day 2022 greetings for the Swiss abroad
Allocution vidéo du président de la Confédération Ignazio Cassis, chef du Département fédéral des affaires étrangères DFAE
Videomessaggio del presidente della Confederazione Ignazio Cassis Capo del Dipartimento federale degli affari esteri DFAE
Videomensaje del Presidente de la Confederación Ignazio Cassis Jefe del Departamento Federal de Asuntos Exteriores
«SWI Plus», the application for Swiss abroad
As of 9 August 2021, Swissinfo has launched its daily "Briefing for the Swiss Abroad" in English as well.
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.