New Zealand Permanent Mission Geneva, Switzerland

Living in Switzerland

The New Zealand Consulate General does not provide information about visiting, working or living in Switzerland, however we strongly recommend consulting the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade SafeTravel website before travelling for how to best prepare for your travel and what assistance may be available to you whilst abroad.

The following organisations may be useful in preparing for travel to Switzerland:


New Zealanders wishing to marry in Switzerland can refer to the Getting married in Switzerland webpage.

Of interest

United Nations Handbook 2015-16

United Nations Handbook

The UN Handbook is a comprehensive guide to the UN system and how it works.  Read more

Prime Minister's media release |

New Zealand wins Security Council seat

New Zealand has secured a place on the UN Security Council for 2015-16. Read the Prime Minister's media release

Registering your overseas travel made easier

Registering your overseas travel made easier

New Zealanders travelling or living overseas, registering your travel online now made easier. Read more

Remembering World War I
100 Years On

Be part of the first World War Centenary. Read more

The Christchurch Earthquake Appeal

News about how the donations are contributing to the rebuild, ways to donate and more.