How To Apply

Step : 1

All applications will be assessed by the Embassy of Switzerland at New Delhi only. Please note that Switzerland Visa Application Centre, New Delhi is unable to receive and process applications send by courier / post; the applications must be submitted and collected either in person or by an authorized representative or a Travel Agent.

Step : 2

Mandatory - Please Schedule an appointment at the visa application centre to submit your Short Stay Tourists, Business, Family/ Friend visit.

Step : 3

Please choose the right visa category for you and the requirements to make the visa application.

Step : 4

On arriving at the visa application centre, you will require to take a token at the entrance and be seated in the waiting area – you will next be called to our submission counter where your application and supporting documents will be scrutinized – your photograph and passport will be checked for validity – Finally, you will be issued a receipt for the fees and service charge paid as an acknowledgement. Please carry the originals and copies of all documents


Note : Applications accepted at Switzerland Visa Application Centre will be submitted the next working day at the Embassy. The time required to process Visa Applications is upto 7 to 10 working days however as per the Schengen Codex it can take upto 15 Working Days.
In case a Representative or Travel Agent is coming to collect the passports/documents he/she needs to carry a Photo Id of himself/herself, applicant's passport photocopy and an authority letter from the applicant.

Please note if you have paid Visa Fees online by using Credit Card/ Debit card/Net banking, receiving your refund may take up to 15 working days.

If you have not received a response to your refund request by then, please feel free to write our contact Centre team on Infoswiss@vfshelpline.com.


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