Consulate General of Switzerland in Montreal

The Consulate General of Switzerland in Montreal, ©FDFA

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A greeting from the Consul General

Visa & entry to Switzerland

Visa requirements, the filing of visa applications, forms and visa costs, and information about living in Switzerland

Important information about appointment availability (please read before applying for a visa)

Due to the high demand for visas, it is strongly recommended to arrange the appointment 90 days prior to your departure. Please consider that the slots for visa appointments are fully booked weeks in advance before you apply short-term before a trip.


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

President of the Swiss Confederation Alain Berset: National Day 2018 greetings for the Swiss abroad


Swiss Canadian Benevolent Society: Scholarships 2018/2019

The SCBS awards scholarships in the amount of CAD 1,000 each to selected applicants.

Interested candidates can request an application form from the Swiss Canadian Benevolent Society by email and must submit the completed form directly to the Swiss Canadian Benevolent Society by 31.08.2018.