Swiss and Liechtenstein citizens facing serious difficulties can contact the Swiss representations or the FDFA Helpline. The FDFA only provides assistance when those affected have taken all reasonable measures to handle the situation and raise the funds they need.
Useful documents and links
FDFA assistance abroad webpage (consular protection) (de, fr, it)
Hoja informativa “Terremoto” (ES) (167 Kb, pdf)
Hoja informativa “Terremoto” (DE) (90 Kb, pdf)
Hoja informativa “Terremoto” (FR) (180 Kb, pdf)