Australian Permanent Mission and Consulate-General
Geneva
Switzerland, Liechtenstein

Services for Australians

Services for Australians Overseas

Australian Consulate-General

Monday - Friday, 9.00 to 17.00

For Australian Passports and Consular Services, please call for an appointment between 9.00 am to 12.00 pm.

Contact Details
Ph. +41 (0) 22 799 9100
Fax. +41 (0) 22 799 9178
E-mail. Australian.consulate-geneva@dfat.gov.au

 

Honorary Consul Zurich

Dr. Ueli Sommer

Passport Interviews: Wednesdays afternoons (by appointment only)
To make a passport appointment with the Honorary Consul, please contact the Consular Section, Australian Consulate-General in Geneva on +41 22 799 91 00. Please note that the Honorary Consul cannot provide the same range of consular services provided by the Consulate-General in Geneva.
 

Out of Hours (emergencies only)

For emergencies out of office hours please call +41 (0) 22 799 9100 – the recorded message will give instructions on connecting to the 24-hour Consular Emergency Centre in Canberra on a toll-free number.
 

Emergency out of hours contact details:

For emergencies out of office hours please call +41 (0) 22 799 9100 – the recorded message will give instructions on connecting to the 24-hour Consular Emergency Centre in Canberra on a toll-free number
 

Consular Privacy Collection Statement

Personal information provided to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) is protected by law, including the Privacy Act 1988. We may collect, use and disclose your personal information, including to overseas recipients where we reasonably believe it is necessary, to provide you with consular assistance. Important information about the privacy of your personal information is contained in our Consular Privacy Collection Statement, which you should read and understand. Copies of the Statement are available at http://www.dfat.gov.au/dept/consular/privacy.html or by requesting a copy from the Department.

What we can and cannot do

Assisting Australians Overseas - Consular Services Charter

 


 

 Travel Information for Australians

Get the latest travel advisories and other traveller hints from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

 


 

On-line registration for Australians overseas

All Australians travelling overseas for tourism and business, for short or long stays are encouraged to register online with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.  

 


 

 Passports

How to apply for or renew your Australian passport in Switzerland.

 


 

Visas and Immigration to Australia

How to apply for an Australian visa.

 


 

 


 

Living in Switzerland

The Australian Consulate General in Geneva provides the following services:

Australian Citizenship / Registration of Births

Marriage of Australian Citizens in Switzerland

Certificate of no Impediment (CNI) Application Form 

Marriage in Australia

Legal Processes – Notarial Services (including fees)

Information on benefits, payments and services for former residents 

Services for Anzac Day and Remembrance Day

Elections (enrolment and information for overseas voters)

 


 

Other useful information

National Police Checks

International Driving Permits

Taxation issues

Returning to Australia