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, financial and legal affairs, as well as science, education and culture.
Swiss travellers and residents of Switzerland still in Peru
We inform all travellers of Swiss nationality or resident in Switzerland that the Swiss Government has completed its repatriation programme. If you wish to return to Switzerland before the reopening of the Peruvian borders, we advise you to organize your trip independently.
Embassies like the Netherlands Embassy or the Spanish Embassy publish on their websites and social networks eventual news about special flights available with airlines (Iberia, KLM, AirEuropa,...). You can contact these airlines directly.
In case of medical emergency, please contact the Consulate by e-mail email@example.com or by phone.
The Swiss Embassy in Peru is closely monitoring the development of the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19). In order to contain its spread, the Peruvian government has declared a state of emergency and decreed compulsory isolation for the entire country from 16 March till further notice. The state of emergency has been extended until further notice.
Swiss nationals living in Peru
The embassy continues to operate, but communications are via email firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone +51 264 03 05.
In case of a consular emergency, a personal appointment can be made at the counter (agreed in advance by e-mail email@example.com or telephone).
Schengen visa applications :
No applications for Schengen visas will be accepted.
Life certificates :
Due to the current situation, mail delays and difficulties in contacting the competent authorities, the Swiss Compensation Fund in Geneva (SAK/CSC/CSC) accepts the sending of temporary life certificates by e-mail to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org. These can be confirmed by the participants by means of their signature (no official stamp).
The Embassy recommends that the Swiss community in Peru follow the guidelines and recommendations of the local authorities for the prevention and treatment of COVID-19.