Embassy of Switzerland in Ivory Coast

 Embassy of Switzerland in the Ivory Coast
Embassy of Switzerland in the Ivory Coast © FDFA

As the official representation of Switzerland, the Embassy covers all matters concerning diplomatic relations between the two countries. It represents Swiss interests in the areas of political, economic, financial and legal affairs, as well as science, education and culture.

The consular section of the Swiss Embassy in Abidjan acts as a link between Swiss nationals residing in Côte d'Ivoire, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone and their country of origin, Switzerland. This section deals with the registration of new arrivals, the establishment and renewal of Swiss identity documents, registration of civil status events, legalization, naturalization, etc.

Know that there is a Swiss club in Côte d'Ivoire, the «Amicale Suisse».

The tasks of the embassy

President of the Swiss Confederation Viola Amherd: National Day 2024 greetings for the Swiss abroad



A greeting from the Ambassador

Switzerland and Côte d'Ivoire

Swiss diplomacy and engagement in the fields of education, culture and the economy


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

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


The Swiss embassy publishes a newsletter containing information on culture, science and politics


Local and international news and events related to the country


List of partners supporting our projects.

Detailed information can be found on the French page.