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Consulate General Vancouver

Consulat Général de Suisse à Vancouver ©

Consulate General Vancouver © FDFA

Consulate General of Switzerland
World Trade Center
790-999 Canada Place
Vancouver BC, V6C 3E1

Tel.: +1 604 684 2231
Fax: +1 604 684 2806

Visiting hours:
Monday-Friday 09:00am-01:00pm
closed on Saturday/Sunday and http://www.eda.admin.ch/etc/medialib/downloads/edactr/can.Par.0429.File.tmp/2014_Feiertagen_68%20Tage.pdf public holidays.

Consular Affairs:
(no appointment is necessary, except for passport processing)

http://www.eda.admin.ch/eda/en/home/reps/nameri/vcan/canvan/videsk.html?CFC_cK=1402557357433&CFC_scrollTop=0 Visa Desk: 
by appointment only.

Territorial jurisdiction:
Provinces of British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, the Yukon and Northwest Territories


 (1719 x 874)

2013 marked the centennial anniversary of official relations between Switzerland and Western Canada. The Consulate General of Switzerland in Vancouver organized and supported many events and initiated projects throughout the year including the book “Swiss Immigration to Canada: Achievements, Testimonies, Relations”.

click the logo to review...


 (1161 x 1113)

Ilona Shulman Spaar

Swiss Immigration to Canada
Achievements - Testimonies – Relations

240 pages in colour, English, richly illustrated with pictures, Hardcover, laminated, 11” x 11”
Publisher: © Consulate General of Switzerland, Vancouver

Enjoy an extensive view behind immigration history from Switzerland to Canada and get to learn these interesting and different life stories.

Available through http://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B00FFDV12S/ref=s9_simh_se_p14_d25_i1?pf_rd_m=A3DWYIK6Y9EEQB&pf_rd_s=auto-no-results-center-1&pf_rd_r=1QDEE79X9ABZGTD8QPGV&pf_rd_t=301&pf_rd_p=478281791&pf_rd_i=Swiss100Canada AMAZON.CA

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There are currently no employment or internship vacancies at the Consulate General of Switzerland in Vancouver. Applications are not being accepted at this time.