Consulate General of Switzerland in Lyon
President of the Swiss Confederation Simonetta Sommaruga: National Day 2020 greetings for the Swiss abroad
Allocution du 1er août 2020 de la Présidente de la Confédération Simonetta Sommaruga
Allocuzione del 1° agosto 2020 della Presidente della Confederazione Simonetta Sommaruga
Discurso del 1° de Agosto 2020 del presidente de la Confederación Simonetta Sommaruga
For information related to the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) kindly consult the information and directives of the local authorities (Ministère des Solidarités et de la Santé) and the recommendations of the World Health Organisation (WHO).
On state level, the Federal Office of Public Health of Switzerland (FOPH) informs in regards to the Novel Coronavirus and publishes travel advice accordingly.
The Travel Advice FDFA (in German, French and Italian) offers travelers basic information for travel preparation by informing on possible risks and certain precautions. They are to be considered as a complementary source of information.
For urgent requests, kindly contact the FOPH Helpline (Tel. +41 58 463 00 00) or contact the Swiss representations in France directly.
Important message concerning access to the counters of our representation
From 2 June 2020, the counters of this representation will once again be accessible, provided that an appointment has been booked in advance by telephone on +33 4 72 75 79 26. Until then, access to the counters will remain restricted to emergency cases that cannot be settled remotely (if this is the case, you must book an appointment in advance by telephone).
In the meantime, you can of course send us your specific requests by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Detailed information can be found on the French page.