Embassy of Switzerland in Canada

CanadaThe embassy premises in Ottawa © 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


A greeting from the Ambassador of Switzerland

Switzerland and Canada

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...

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


The Consulate general of Switzerland in Montreal publishes a newsletter addressed to Swiss citizens


Local and international news and events related to the country

Who is who

  • Salome Meyer, Ambassador
  • Anja Zobrist Rentenaar, Deputy Head of Mission
  • Bernardo Rutschi, First Secretary
  • Eros Robbiani, Head of Swiss Business Hub Canada, Montreal 
  • Dr. Urs Obrist, Senior Science and Technology Counsellor
  • Peter Wanner, Major General; Defence, Military, Naval & Air Attaché, Washington DC
  • Christian Lanz, Colonel GS; Deputy Defence, Military, Naval & Air Attaché, Washington DC