Embassy of Switzerland in Thailand
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.
Mission August 1st
2020 is a special year and in many places we will not have the opportunity to gather as usual for the Swiss National Day. But this is not going to stop us from celebrating 1st of August together – wherever you are in the world! Join us and take part in this Mission August 1st.
This year, Swiss clubs will organize the following 1st
of August celebrations in Thailand:
For reservations, please contact the respective Swiss club directly. Representatives of the Swiss Embassy will be present at these events and look forward to celebrate the national day with you!
President of the Swiss Confederation Simonetta Sommaruga: National Day 2020 greetings for the Swiss abroad
Facebook Live #AskTheEmbassy
1st Virtual Town Hall meeting #AskTheEmbassy with the Swiss Community, 22.06.2020 Facebook
2nd Virtual Town Hall meeting #AskTheEmbassy with the Swiss Community 20.07.2020 Facebook
The next virtual Town Hall meeting will take place on 24.08.2020
Useful links mentioned during the Virtual Town Hall meeting
Q&A Regional Consular Center, Myanmar & Malaysia
Virtual Q&A on 14.07.2020: The Regional Consular Center in Bangkok
e-meets the Swiss community in Myanmar and Malaysia, available on
Consular services in Bangkok
All consular services are available. However, if you have to come to the Swiss Embassy in Bangkok, please make an appointment in advance.
Indeed, due to the situation caused by COVID-19, we serve clients at the counter only on appointment and with respect of the precautionary rules (social distancing, etc.) in order to protect everyone as much as possible. Many services can be done by mail and do not require a trip to the Embassy.
New Online Consular Services
The Embassy of Switzerland in Bangkok and its Regional Consular Center is pleased to inform the registered Swiss nationals about the expansion of our online services. The following consular services can now also be ordered and paid for by credit card at the FDFA online counter:
- Certificate of nationality and registration
- Confirmation of pension
- Confirmation of driver’s license
- Confirmation of Swiss passport
For confirmation of driver’s licenses and passports, the respective original documents must be sent to the Regional Consular Center in Bangkok.
These new online services are available to Swiss nationals who are registered at the Regional Consular Center in Bangkok and have their official residence in one of the following countries: Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, or Thailand.
If you have any questions regarding our online services or if you want to make an appointment, please contact us at email@example.com or call us at +66 2 674 6900.
Services and visa
All consular services and visa support for people resident in the countries listed below are provided by the Regional consular center Bangkok. Information can be found on the websites concerned: