Embassy of Switzerland in Ghana

The embassy premises in Accra © FDFA

Monday 26th June 2017 is a public holiday

The Embassy of Switzerland will be closed for the  Eid-ul-Fitr celebration on Monday 26th June.

We apologize if this causes any inconvenience.  

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.

The tasks of the embassy



The Swiss embassy publishes a newsletter containing information on culture, science and politics


Local and international news


Contact the responsible Swiss representation for identity papers, civil status, registration and deregistration, matters of civil status, etc...


Information on visa requirement, procedure to submit an entry visa application to a Swiss representation and visa application form

Switzerland and Ghana

Swiss diplomacy and engagement in the fields of education, culture and the economy

Farewell Message from Ambassador Gerhard Brügger

As I round up my duties in Ghana, I take a moment to share my wonderful experiences and to thank the exciting people who have given me those experiences.

This is my farewell message to you.  

Pathways to Abolition of the Death Penalty

Switzerland continues its advocacy for the abolishing of capital punishment. Find here an article about a study of the factors leading states to abolish capital punishment in law, supported by FDFA.