Swiss Cooperation Office and Consular Agency in Laos

As of 1 July 2020, Switzerland’s engagement with the Swiss community in Lao PDR is reinforced with the presence of a Consular Agency in Vientiane Capital. The Agency is located at the Swiss Cooperation Office and Consular Agency in Laos.

Functionality of the Swiss Consular Agency in Laos and the Regional Consular Centre in Bangkok

The Embassy of Switzerland and the Regional Consular Centre in Bangkok
is responsible for Swiss citizens in Laos, with the support of the Swiss
Consular Agency in Laos.

For usual consular affairs, please contact the Swiss Consular Agency in Laos: vientiane.ca@eda.admin.ch.

For questions regarding the COVID-19 situation, please contact directly the
Regional Consular Centre in Bangkok: bangkok.cc@eda.admin.ch.

Facebook Live #AskTheEmbassy

The 1st virtual Town Hall meeting #AskTheEmbassy with the Swiss Community in Thailand, Lao PDR and Cambodia took place on 22.06.2020. Available on Facebook.

The 2nd Virtual Town Hall meeting #AskTheEmbassy with the Swiss Community took place on 20.07.2020. Available on Facebook.

The 3rd Virtual Town Hall meeting #AskTheEmbassy with the Swiss Community took place on 24.08.2020. Available on Facebook.

4th Virtual Town Hall meeting #AskTheEmbassy with the Swiss Community on 14.09.2020 Facebook.

The 5th Virtual Town Hall meeting #AskTheEmbassy with the Swiss Community in Thailand, Cambodia and Lao PDR will be on 26.10.2020.

Useful links mentioned during the virtual Town Hall meetings:

Federal Customs Administration

Bank Services for Swiss living abroad (ASO)

Visa & entry to Switzerland

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

Services

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

International cooperation with Laos

Strategy, themes and projects of Swiss foreign policy and cooperation on the ground

News

Local and international news