Embassy of Switzerland in China

The embassy premises in Beijing
The embassy premises in Beijing © FDFA

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, climate change adaptation and mitigation, international development cooperation and humanitarian aid.

The tasks of the embassy

Outbreak of a new corona virus in China

Current situation (de, fr, it) 

Due to the current situation relating to the outbreak of the Corona-Virus, the Embassy of Switzerland in China will remain closed to the public until Friday, January 31, and will reopen on Monday, February 3, 2020.

Limited services in cases of emergency remain available beijing@eda.admin.ch, Tel: +86 139 0133 1023.

Helpline FDFA:  +41 800 247 365 or +41 58 465 33 33, helpline@eda.admin.ch.

Welcome

A greeting from the Ambassador

Switzerland and China

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

Services

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

Visa – Entry to and residence in Switzerland

Information on requirements to enter Switzerland and to take residence, procedure to submit an entry visa application, visa application form and fees

Newsletter

The local representations publish newsletters containing information on culture, science and politics

News

Local and international news and events related to the country

Job vacancies

Local job vacancies and admission requirements for internship programmes