Visa & entry to Switzerland

The responsible Swiss representation provides information on visa requirements and how to submit a visa application. You will also be given more details about travelling to and staying in Switzerland.

Visa & entry to Switzerland

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Travel advice

The FDFA provides information on security-related issues concerning politics and crime in the country. The travel advice assesses possible risks and recommends preventative measures.

Travel advice

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Services

From issuing passports to matters concerning civil status, all FDFA external representations offer a variety of services to Swiss citizens living abroad.

Services

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Switzerland and Iraq

Here you will find an overview of Switzerland's commitment to diplomacy, education, culture and the economy in the country.

Switzerland and Iraq

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International cooperation

The responsible representations implement the strategic goals of Switzerland's international cooperation and carry out related projects.

International cooperation

Consular services (issuing of passports, identity cards, civil status changes, registrations) are provided in a Regional Consular Centre. For services and visa issues, please always refer to the competent representation according to the given contact.