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Register your journeys

Register your journeys abroad so that we can contact you in a crisis.

http://www.dfae.admin.ch/itineris Online registration

Flyer Helpline

Plan well. Travel well. 
For your next trip abroad, order the Helpline Flyer with detachable card free of charge. 
 Flyer Helpline (pdf, 1160 Kb)
https://www.bundespublikationen.admin.ch/cshop_bbl/b2c/init/(citem=0024817F68691EE1B4AE9DEEDAA44E99E83935BF45E31EE2ABB381B05FA9C7FE&carea=0024817F68691EE1B4AE9DEEDAA44E99)/.do?shopId=BBL00001DE&language=DE Order form

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The Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) provides a wide range of services in different fields.

 Travel advice (de) 
 Travel advice (fr)
The FDFA provides information about the security situation in more than 150 countries

 Business activity in Switzerland
Information about Switzerland as a business location

 The Swiss Abroad
Practical advice for the Swiss Abroad

 Lecture service
The FDFA specialists come to you – an offer to schools, associations and other institutions

 Seeking help abroad
Assistance for Swiss nationals in need when travelling abroad

 Registering for publications
As a registered Swiss citizen abroad, you receive publications from your representation either on-line or in hard copy

 Entry into Switzerland
Information for foreign nationals who wish to come to Switzerland

Information about scholarships for foreign students in Switzerland

Directory of all Swiss embassies, consulates, missions and cooperation offices as well as of foreign representations in Switzerland

 FDFA Helpline contact form
Find answers to your questions concerning the Travel Advice, life abroad, consular protection and other consular activities at the central contact point.

 Business and export promotion
Export promotion and protection of investments for Swiss companies in Switzerland and abroad; Promoting Switzerland as a business location via the Swiss Business Hubs

 Registration of yachts and small boats
The Swiss Maritime Navigation Office (SMNO) is responsible for the registration of yachts and small boats sailing under the Swiss flag.

 Swiss Government Travel Centre
Your contact in the Federal Administration for business trips.

 Protocol and visits
Description of services provided by the Ceremonial and Visits Section of FDFA Protocol