Embassy of Switzerland in the Republic of Korea

Embassy of Switzerland in Seoul
Embassy of Switzerland in Seoul © Erae Architects

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 

Outbreak of a new coronavirus in China

Please follow the prevention recommendations from the local Korean authorities, especially the Korea Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) and download the Emergency Ready App available on IoS and Android.

For additional information in a Swiss national language or in English, the following homepages might be useful :

Swiss Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH)  > New coronavirus (de,fr,it)

World Health Organisation (WHO)

Safetravel.ch, also contains addresses of institutes for travel medicine.


A greeting from the Ambassador

Switzerland and the Republic of Korea

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

Job vacancies

Local job vacancies and admission requirements for internship programmes

Embassy's Event Calendar

Regular information about forthcoming events organized by the Embassy