Consulate General of Switzerland in Montreal

The Consulate General of Switzerland in Montreal, ©FDFA

Welcome message

A greeting from the Consul General


Important COVID-19 related information

For all current information, refer to our COVID-19 page.

Traveling to Switzerland: Consult our Q&A here.


In view of the current situation regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, the Consulate General had to adapt its activities and reduce public access until further notice to comply with social distancing measures. 

Personal visit to the Consulate General

Consular services are available, but for urgent and essential cases and by appointment only. Please make sure to book an appointment by email prior to visiting the Consulate General. 

Only people (no accompanying persons) with an appointment may enter the building. As per Quebec’s governmental regulations, wearing a mask is mandatory.

Life and civil status certificate

The details for the submission of the life certificate are described here.

Visa & entry to Switzerland

Visa requirements, the filing of visa applications, forms and visa costs, and information about living in Switzerland


Contact the responsible Swiss representation for identity papers, civil status, registration and deregistration, matters of civil status, etc...


The Consulates General of Switzerland in Montreal and Vancouver publish newsletters to inform about developments or events.

Swiss clubs

Clubs give the opportunity to exchange views with the Swiss living in Canada. They organize many Swiss-related events every year.