COVID-19: Notarial Appointments
The Australian Consulate-General in Geneva is again able to provide passport and notarial services. Appointments are currently only available in Geneva. Public access is limited and by appointment only to ensure social distancing.
Specific requirements are in place for all visitors to the Australian Permanent Mission and Consulate-General in Geneva:
Please note the Australian Consulate in Geneva can only assist if you are an Australian national or if the document is for use in Australia.
Notarial Officers can only witness Statutory Declarations for use in Australia NOT Switzerland.
Notarial services are offered in person, by appointment only, and by mail depending on the notarial service required.
PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU MAKE AN APPOINTMENT FOR THE CORRECT NOTARIAL SERVICE
SEE LIST OF SERVICES PROVIDED BELOW - IF YOU SELECT THE WRONG SERVICE, WE MAY NOT BE ABLE TO HELP AT YOUR APPOINTMENT TIME.
In person notarial services:
If the notarial service requires you to attend an interview, you can book an appointment by using our online booking system. We provide in person notarial services on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 09:30 – 11:30 and from 14:00 – 15:00.
Notarial services by mail:
If the notarial service does not require you to attend in person, you can send the original documents(s) to the Consulate-General by registered mail, enclosing a stamped addressed (registered mail) envelope for the return of the documents.
Please include a cover letter explaining the services required and please include a completed credit-card authorisation form.
We will return the documents within 48 hours.
Chemin des Fins 2
Case Postale 102
1211 Geneva 19
Below is a summary of what services we can provide. For more detailed information, please visit:
Affidavits (Affirmations and Oaths)
Apostilles and Authentications
Certificate of No Impediment to Marriage (CNI)
Notice of Intended Marriage
Selling or buying property in Australia