Visa applicants will be received by appointment only.
Due to the high demand, it is strongly recommended to arrange the appointment on a timely manner at least 45 days prior to your departure. Once an application is submitted, the processing time can last between 4 days and 4 weeks depending on the application.
Please note that if the visa applications are not submitted on a timely manner, delay in travel plans may incur.
Online visa application process ( free of charge )
In order to start the online visa application process, please visit the web-site www.swiss-visa.ch and fill out an online application form with your personal information as well as the information pertaining to your upcoming trip.
At the end of the process, please open the PDF format document and print, date and sign your application. Then press “send” in order for the application to become active.
After filling out the application online, an automatic generated e-mail with a link will be sent to the e-mail address you provided.
Please click on the link and select an available appointment at your convenience
The day of your appointment, please submit the printed application form along with your passport, 2 passport pictures, Schengen visa fees and the required supporting documents as per the list of requirements.
Family and group applications are also possible however each applicant has to have an individual appointment.