Embassy of Switzerland in Belgium

Coronavirus - COVID-19

The offices of the Swiss Embassy in Belgium are closed to the public until further notice.

Swiss citizens in emergency situations can contact the Regional consular center Benelux, preferably by email: benelux@eda.admin.ch (phone: +31 70 364 28 31 / +31 70 364 28 32). Outside office hours please contact the following number: +41 800 24 7 365. In order to answer the many questions from the Swiss community abroad, the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) has summarized the most frequently asked questions and their answers on its website under the heading What does the FDFA advise.

We recommend Swiss travelers to register on the «Travel Admin » application of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA). Please inform yourself about operating flight connections directly with the airlines or via the following links:

Brussels Airport
Brussels South Charleroi Airport

In Belgium, for information related to the Coronavirus - COVID-19 kindly consult the information and directives of the local authorities


and the recommendations of the World Health Organisation WHO.

In Switzerland, the Federal Office of Public Health FOPH informs the population in regards to the coronavirus COVID-19. The measures which have been taken to combat the coronavirus epidemic and their gradual relaxation can be found on the website of the Swiss Federal Council. Information about entering Switzerland and border controls can be found on the website of the State Secretariat for Migration (SEM).


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

Switzerland and Belgium

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


Contact the Benelux Regional Center for Consular Affairs at The Hague 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

Academic internships

The Embassy of Switzerland in Brussels regularly offers internships of 5 to 6 months (de/fr)