Embassy of Switzerland in Nepal

The Embassy of Switzerland, including the Consular Section, will remain closed on Thursday 7th December, due to elections taking place in Kathmandu.

During the period 21st  December until 3rd January, visa applications will only be processed for applicants whose visa application has been submitted until 20th December 2017.  Visa applications that are handed in later than 20th December will be processed after January 3rd 2018.

The embassy premises in Kathmandu
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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.

The tasks of the embassy

 

Swiss Cooperation Office in Kathmandu

Implements Switzerland’s development cooperation and humanitarian aid on the ground

Switzerland and Nepal

Swiss diplomacy and engagement in the fields of education, culture and the economy

Visa – Entry to and residence in Switzerland

Visas for Switzerland, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Poland and Slovak Republic for people living in Nepal

Services

Contact the responsible Swiss representation for identity papers, civil status, registration and deregistration, matters of civil status, etc...

News

Local and international news

Newsletter

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