Contact details, address, and information

Address Alpenstrasse 29
Berne
Telephone (+41) 31 350 13 13
Fax (+41) 31 351 39 44
(+41) 31 351 39 45
Email bern.admin@dirco.gov.za
bern.embassy@dirco.gov.za
Website www.southafrica.ch
Social Media none
Office Hours Monday-Thursday: 08:00-12:30 and 13:15-17:15
Friday: 08:00-14:15
Services available Visa, Passport, Consular services

People and Contacts

Name of person
Position
Email
Phone
Ms. D S Mthembi-Mahanyele Ambassador bern.embassy@dirco.gov.za (+41) 31 350 13 13

South African Embassy in Switzerland (Berne)

About the South African Embassy in Switzerland (Berne)

The South African Embassy in Switzerland is located at Alpenstrasse 29 in Berne. South Africans in Switzerland can contact the offices by calling 31 350 1313 or by sending an email to bern.admin@dirco.gov.za

The consular section of the embassy can be contacted by sending an email to bern.consular@dirco.gov.za

The South African Embassy in Switzerland offers a range of consular services including visa and passport processing. They can also provide document legalisation services.

The Berne Embassy is also accredited to the Principality of Liechtenstein.

Switzerland is also home to the South African Permanent Mission to the UN and other International Organisations.

Geneva Permanent Mission

Address: 65 Rue du Rhône, 1204, Geneva
Tel: (+41) 22 849 5454
Fax: (+41) 22 735 7364 (General), (+41) 22 735 7367 (Admin, Immigration & Civic Affairs), (+41) 22 735 7365 (Economic)
Email: mission@safricaun.ch,  geneva.dha@dirco.gov.za (Immigration and Civic Affairs)
Website: www.dirco.gov.za/switzerland/

Embassies and High Commissions abroad represent the South African government in foreign countries and serve to assist South Africans outside of the republic. It is always advisable to get in touch with the office to confirm which consular services are on offer.

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