Consulate General of Switzerland in Guangzhou

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COVID-19

Situation in Switzerland

Check the website of the Swiss health authorities on the current situation in Switzerland.

Travel restrictions for Switzerland

For more information about travel restrictions to Switzerland from China, consult the visa webpage of the Consulate General of Switzerland in Guangzhou or the State Secretariat for Migration SEM.

Travelling back to China

For more information on the requirements of the Chinese authorities to return to China after your stay in Switzerland, consult the webpage of the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Switzerland.

If you have further questions regarding visa matters please contact us via: guangzhou.visa@eda.admin.ch

Consular Section (not for visas): In case of emergency, Consular services remain also available outside office hours:  

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

Communication of 16.12.2020

Communication of 04.11.2020

Communication of 25.09.2020

Communication of 28.08.2020 (PDF, 502.4 kB, multilingual: English, French, Italian, German)
Communication of 02.06.2020 (PDF, 537.5 kB, multilingual: English, French, Italian, German)
Communication of 21.04.2020 (PDF, 384.2 kB, multilingual: English, French, Italian, German)
Communication of 30.03.2020 (PDF, 124.9 kB, multilingual: French, German)
Media release of 19.03.2020 (PDF, 280.7 kB, English)
Additional communication of 18.03.2020 (PDF, 460.7 kB, multilingual: German, French, Italian, English)
Communication of 18.03.2020 (PDF, 447.1 kB, multilingual: French, Italian, German, English)
Communication of 13.03.2020 (PDF, 437.6 kB, multilingual: English, French, Italian, German)
Communication of 21.02.2020 (PDF, 358.1 kB, multilingual: French, German, Chinese)
Communication of 21.02.2020 (PDF, 232.3 kB, German)
Communication of 06.02.2020 (PDF, 515.5 kB)
Communication of 26.01.2020 (PDF, 450.3 kB)
Communication of 24.01.2020 (PDF, 551.0 kB)

Advice for Expats in Guangzhou (PDF, 492.9 kB, English)

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