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.
Embassy of Switzerland in Uruguay
Regional Consular Center in Buenos Aires
The Embassy does not provide consular services. It is the Regional Consular Centre in Buenos Aires that provides consular services to people in Uruguay, Paraguay and Argentina.
If you have a consular query, please contact the Regional Consular Centre directly by mail at email@example.com or telephone at +54 11 4311 6491. Further information is available on the Centre's website.
Useful links regarding entry to and stay in Switzerland:
- check your individual situation: Travelcheck
- Swiss COVID certificate: how to obtain it from abroad
- entry information: State Secretariat for Migration
- Health obligations: Federal Office of Public Health
The annual procedure for the AHV/IV life certificate has changed as of 1 January 2022. The certificate of proof of life and marital status will no longer be sent to all insured persons. The Swiss Compensation Office (CFC) and Disability Insurance (SI) will inform those insured persons who do not have to submit these certificates in writing by post. You will receive the information letter one month before the month in which you would normally receive the certificate of life and marital status form. For further information, please write to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Embassy of Switzerland in Uruguay is closely following the development of the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19). The Embassy recommends that Swiss citizens in Uruguay follow the guidelines and recommendations of the national authorities. For information on the situation and entry into Uruguay, please contact the Uruguayan representation in your country and consult the Uruguayan government website.
Services and visa
All consular services and visa issues are provided by the Regional Consular Centre Buenos Aires/Argentina.
Detailed information can be found on the Spanish page.