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Services

From issuing passports to matters concerning civil status, all FDFA external representations offer a variety of services to Swiss citizens living abroad.

Services

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Living in Spain

You will receive information on emigration, staying in the country, and everything you need to know about returning to Switzerland.

Living in Spain

Visa & entry to Switzerland

The responsible Swiss representation provides information on visa requirements and how to submit a visa application. You will also be given more details about travelling to and staying in Switzerland.

Visa & entry to Switzerland

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Switzerland and Spain

Here you will find an overview of Switzerland's commitment to diplomacy, education, culture and the economy in the country.

Switzerland and Spain

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Travel advice

The FDFA provides information on security-related issues concerning politics and crime in the country. The travel advice assesses possible risks and recommends preventative measures.

Travel advice

Services and Visa

All consular services and visa support for people resident in Portugal and the autonomous regions of d'Andalucía, Asturias, País Vasco, Canarias, Cantabria, Castilla-La Mancha, Castilla y León, Extremadura, Galicia, Madrid, Navarra, La Rioja as well as the autonomous cities of Ceuta and Melilla are provided by the Regional Consular Centre Madrid.

The General Consulate in Barcelona is responsible for the consular services in the autonomous regions of Aragón, Murcia, the Balearic Islands, Catalonia, Valencia and the Principality of Andorra.

Information can be found on the websites concerned:

Portugal
Regional Consular Centre Madrid
General Consulate in Barcelona