Schengen Visa applications of residents living in Lebanon and Syria must be submitted with the external service provider VFS Global. To make an appointment, you can either refer to the website VFS Global or contact VFS Global: +961 1 956 410 / firstname.lastname@example.org. All information and application forms for all types of visa (tourism, visit, business, studies, etc.) are available on the Embassy’s website.
Visa – Entry to and residence in Switzerland
Various regulations apply for entering Switzerland. A basic distinction is made between citizens of the European Union (EU) and European Free Trade Association (EFTA) countries and those of other countries. The State Secretariat for Migration (SEM) is the responsible authority in Switzerland.
Since Switzerland’s adherence to the Schengen and Dublin agreements came into force (12 December 2008), Swiss representations abroad are able to issue certain categories of visa, depending on the length of stay and purpose of the journey in Switzerland. Please select one of the following options.