This Embassy is for the moment not reachable by phone. Please contact us by email kin.visa@eda.admin.ch (only for visa matters) or  kin.vertretung@eda.admin.ch (for all the remaining subjects). For calls coming from Switzerland you can dial 0041 58 464 1801

Further to the closure of the" Schengen House", that is to say the “Maison Schengen” in Kinshasa, the number of appointments to obtain a Schengen visa  has increased drastically. Therefore , the waiting time to take an appointment is approximately 12 weeks. It is important to remind you that the Swiss Embassy in Kinshasa does not represent any other Schengen country.

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The Swiss representations abroad provide information primarily in French. Please choose a language:

Homepage in French

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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Services

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

Services

Swiss Humanitarian Aid after an earthquake in Haiti in 2010

International cooperation

The responsible representations implement the strategic goals of Switzerland's international cooperation and carry out related projects.

International cooperation

Online desk FDFA

Online desk FDFA

Using the FDFA’s online consular services while abroad.

Online desk FDFA