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

Canadian Citizen Services Appointments

The Embassy of Canada to Switzerland in Bern provides services for Canadian Citizens (passport, citizenship and notarial services) on an appointment-only basis.

Book your appointment online

Assistance for Canadian Citizens Abroad

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 - 2019

Tuesday, January 1stNew Year
Wednesday, January 2ndSaint Berchtold
Friday, April 19thGood Friday
Monday, April 22ndEaster Monday
Monday, June 10thWhit Monday
Monday, July 1stCanada Day
Thursday, August 1stSuiss National Day
Monday, September 2ndLabour Day
Monday, October 14thThanksgiving
Wednesday, December 25thChristmas
Thursday, December, 26thBoxing Day