Embassy of Switzerland in the United Kingdom

Regional Consular Centre London - 8 December

Please note that the Regional Consular Centre London will be closed on 8 December between 9am and 12noon for an internal event.

View of the Ambassador’s Residence with the adjoining Embassy building at Montagu Place © DFAE
View of the Ambassador’s Residence with the adjoining Embassy building at Montagu Place. © 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 and financial affairs, legal arrangements, science, education and culture.

About us

Welcome message from the Ambassador

Message from Ambassador Markus Leitner

Political Affairs

Information on Swiss-British bilateral relations.

Press and Communications

The Press Office handles media enquiries and manages the Embassy’s social media presence.


The Culture Section builds bridges in art and culture between Switzerland and the UK.

Science, Innovation and Higher Education

Information about studying in the UK, the Embassy’s alumni network and the Innosuisse Market Entry Camp for Swiss start-ups.

Swiss Business Hub UK+Ireland

The SBH facilitates business relations between Swiss, British and Irish companies in both directions – Export and Invest

Economy and Finance

Information about the Swiss economy and Switzerland as a financial centre


List of partners supporting our projects.

Job vacancies

Information on job vacancies and academic internships at the Embassy.


The Embassy publishes a newsletter with information relevant to Swiss nationals living in the UK.