Embassy of Switzerland in Ukraine

Travel to Ukraine and stays of any kind are not recommended.


Swiss citizens who require consular services or other assistance can contact the FDFA Helpline.

Surely you must be aware that Switzerland may have limited or no means to help in emergencies.
Helpline FDFA
 tel +41 800 24-7-365 / +41 58 465 33 33

Embassy of Switzerland in Ukraine, Kyiv
Building of the Embassy of Switzerland in Ukraine, Kyiv © FDFA

The tasks of the Embassy

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.


Switzerland is reopening the Embassy in Kyiv, however Visa applications shall be still submitted to the Embassy of Switzerland in Bucharest who is currently competent for issuing visas.

Please contact the Regional Consular Centre South East Europe in Bucharest

Protection status S for refugees from war

Switzerland helps persons in need of protection who have fled Ukraine – with protection status S (no quota)

All questions regarding protection status S can be found on the website of the SEM Swiss Migration Secretariat (also in Ukrainian).


A greeting from the Ambassador

Switzerland and Ukraine

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..

Visa – Entry to and residence in Switzerland

Information on requirements to enter Switzerland and to take residence, procedure to submit an entry visa application, visa application form and fees


Local and international news and events related to the country


List of partners supporting our projects.