Consulate of Switzerland in Osaka

Represents Switzerland’s interests in Osaka as well as in the prefectures of Shiga, Kyoto, Nara, Wakayama, and Hyogo. Builds and maintains relations between Switzerland and Japan in the Kansai region in the areas of education, research and innovation. The Embassy of Switzerland in Tokyo is responsible for all consular and visa-related matters.

Visa – Entry to and residence in Switzerland

Information on requirements to enter Switzerland and to take residence, procedure to submit an entry visa application, visa application form and fees


List of partners supporting our projects.


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