The Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) provides a wide range of services in different fields.
Services and publications
Business activity in Switzerland
Information about Switzerland as a business location
The Swiss Abroad
Practical advice for the Swiss Abroad
The FDFA specialists come to you – an offer to schools, associations and other institutions
Seeking help abroad
Assistance for Swiss nationals in need when travelling abroad
Registering for publications
As a registered Swiss citizen abroad, you receive publications from your representation either on-line or in hard copy
Entry into Switzerland
Information for foreign nationals who wish to come to Switzerland
Information about scholarships for foreign students in Switzerland
Directory of all Swiss embassies, consulates, missions and cooperation offices as well as of foreign representations in Switzerland
FDFA Helpline contact form
Find answers to your questions concerning the Travel Advice, life abroad, consular protection and other consular activities at the central contact point.
Business and export promotion
Export promotion and protection of investments for Swiss companies in Switzerland and abroad; Promoting Switzerland as a business location via the Swiss Business Hubs
Registration of yachts and small boats
The Swiss Maritime Navigation Office (SMNO) is responsible for the registration of yachts and small boats sailing under the Swiss flag.
Swiss Government Travel Centre
Your contact in the Federal Administration for business trips.
Protocol and visits
Description of services provided by the Ceremonial and Visits Section of FDFA Protocol
Register your journeys
Register your journeys abroad so that we can contact you in a crisis.