Embassy of Switzerland in the United Kingdom

Important information

The Embassy and the Regional Consular Centre London will be closed on Tuesday 30 October 2018 for an internal event.

In case of an emergency please contact the Helpline FDFA in Berne direct: tel. +41 800 24 7 365 or tel. +41 58 465 33 33 

View of the Ambassador’s Residence with the adjoining Embassy building at Montagu Place © DFAE
View of the Ambassador’s Residence with the adjoining Embassy building at Montagu Place © DFAE

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.

About us 

Services and visa

All consular services and visa support for people resident in the United Kingdom and Ireland are provided by the Regional Consular Centre London. Information can be found via the following links:

United Kingdom
Ireland

Welcome message from Ambassador Fasel

Message from the Ambassador

Culture

Information on the Embassy's CH+UK initiative and listings for Swiss cultural events across the UK

Economy and Finance

Information about the Swiss economy and Switzerland as a financial centre

Science, Innovation and Higher Education

Information for Swiss students coming to study at a university in the UK, and the Embassy’s alumni network

Swiss Business Hub UK & Ireland

The SBH facilitates business relations between British and Swiss companies and supports Swiss exporters into the UK market

Job vacancies

Information on job vacancies and the Embassy's academic internship programmes

Newsletter

The Embassy publishes a newsletter with information relevant to Swiss nationals living in the UK