Contact and Office Information

General Contact Information

Street address:
Kirchenfeldstrasse 88, CH-3005 Bern, Switzerland (map)

Postal address:
P.O. Box 234, CH-3000 Bern 6, Switzerland

Tel.: +41 31 357 3200
Fax: +41 31 357 3210

General office hours:
Monday to Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Fridays: 8:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.



Services for Canadians

Consular services hours: 
(passports, citizenship)

Monday to Fridays: 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Consular e-mail:

Canada also offers services to Canadians in:


Statutory Holidays - 2017

Monday, January 2New Year’s Day (in lieu)
Friday, April 14Good Friday
Monday, April 17Easter Monday
Thursday, May 25Ascension
Monday, June 5Whit Monday
Monday, July 3Canada Day (in lieu)
Tuesday, August 1Swiss National Day
Monday, September 4Labour Day
Monday, October 9Thanksgiving
Monday, December 25Christmas Day
Tuesday, December 26Boxing Day