Swiss citizens are entitled to a passport and an identity card. The current biometric passports contain a chip on which your fingerprints and an image of your face are stored electronically. All Swiss travel documents are produced in Switzerland.
Passport and identity card
You can apply online for your passport and identity card. Once your application is reviewed, you receive an invitation to record your biometric data at the competent Swiss representation. Be sure to check the expiry date on your current passport and identity card and leave enough time to order new ones.
Passport station in Kuala Lumpur: 20-24 November 2023
The Regional Consular Centre Bangkok (RCC) will be setting up a mobile passport station at the Swiss Embassy in Kuala Lumpur from 20 – 24 November 2023. This will be an opportunity for Swiss citizens to renew their passports or identity cards in Malaysia. Further details will be mailed to all registered Swiss citizens by RCC sometime in September 2023.
The Regional Consular Centre in Bangkok, Thailand, is responsible for these services: