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 Peru
The Swiss Embassy in Peru is closely monitoring the development of the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19).
Swiss nationals living in Peru
The embassy continues to operate, but communications are via email email@example.com or by phone +51 264 03 05.
- Schengen visa applications:
No applications for Schengen visas will be accepted.
- Life certificates:
Due to the current situation, mail delays and difficulties in contacting the competent authorities, the Swiss Compensation Fund in Geneva (SAK/CSC/CSC) accepts the sending of temporary life certificates by e-mail to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org. These can be confirmed by the participants by means of their signature (no official stamp).
The Embassy recommends that the Swiss community in Peru follow the guidelines and recommendations of the local authorities for the prevention and treatment of COVID-19.
In Switzerland, the Federal Office of Public Health is the competent body and provides constant information on the situation in our country on its website.
- Ministry of Health in Peru
- Office fédéral de la santé publique: Infoline Coronavirus: +41 58 463 00 00
- World Health Organization (WHO)
Services and visa
All consular services and visa support for residents of the countries listed below are provided by the Regional Consular Centre Andes. Information can be found on the websites concerned:
Detailed information can be found on the Spanish page.