Fees and various costs

The fees are collected as follows, in the currency determined by the Swiss representation:


Amount in CHF

Legalisation of signatures on public documents, per document


Legalisation of private signatures, per document


Consular fees must generally be paid in local currency (Bolívares Bs for Venezuela), but citizens/residents of Trinidad & Tobago, Barbados, Suriname, Guyana, Grenada, St. Lucia or St. Vincent and the Grenadines are permitted to pay in USD. The fees shall be paid by bank transfer to the Embassy’s bank account, kindly contact us in advance (caracas@eda.admin.ch) to enquire the exact amount and payment details.