Embassy of Switzerland in Tanzania

View of the Swiss Embassy building in Dar es Salaam
Embassy Dar es Salaam © FDFA

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.

The tasks of the embassy

Call for Proposals: Fighting Corruption through the Arts

The Embassy of Switzerland is inviting applications from individuals, non-governmental organisations, social enterprises and public bodies for its 2017 fund for the promotion of arts and culture in Tanzania.

The deadline for submitting a proposal (in English) is February 17, 2017 at 1600hrs EAT. For more information:
Call for Proposals - Fighting Corruption through the Arts

Switzerland and Tanzania

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...

Visas for applicants residing in Tanzania

Information on visa requirement, procedure to submit an entry visa application to a Swiss representation and visa application form


The Swiss embassy publishes a newsletter containing information on culture, science and politics


Local and international news and events related to the country

Job vacancies

Local job vacancies and admission requirements for internship programmes