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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


Contact the Swiss representation in Abu Dhabi when you want to register or unregister as a resident, when you need a new passport, have moved or wish to apply for citizenship. The entire selection of services offered can be found in the dropdown menu to the right. The contact details of the responsible Swiss representation are shown on the corresponding page.Swiss citizens who get into difficulties abroad, also can ask for advice and help from the Swiss representation in Abu Dhabi.


Reorganization of Consular Services in the UAE

As of April 1, 2014, all consular services and matters for Swiss nationals are carried out by the Embassy of Switzerland in Abu Dhabi as a dedicated consular service center with competence for the seven Emirates.

Further information

Visa Applications

Important information 

As of May 4 2014, all Schengen Visa applications will be handled by VFS Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Please click here

For long stay Visa please click here