Embassy of Switzerland in Ethiopia

Due to technical problems the Embassy of Switzerland’s telephone lines are currently out of order. For information or enquiries we can be reached via e-mail: add.vertretung@eda.admin.ch or in urgent cases under the following telephone number: +251 (0) 911 206 206.

Please excuse the inconvenience.

The embassy premises in Addis Ababa
The embassy premises in Addis Ababa © Embassy Addis Ababa

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 and financial affairs, legal arrangements, science, education and culture.

The tasks of the embassy



A greeting from the Ambassador

Switzerland and Ethiopia

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


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


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