Schengen Form

The applicant should fill out the form. The application form can be filled out electronically and printed out after the registration process. The application form has to be signed by the applicant. For applicants under 18 years of age, the application form must be signed at least by one of the parents or legal guardian.

National (type D) visa application form

For long stay visas (90 days) in Switzerland, please fill out the form.

Declaration for domestic helpers and his/her employer

The form must be completed by the employer.

Letter of authorization for visa application/passport return

Mandatory if you choose to submit your application/collect your passport by a representative. The letter cannot be sharable and each application must have one original separately. Please be aware that two originally signed letters of authorization are mandatory for submitting your application and collecting your passport by a representative and a photocopy is invalid.

Postal address & Invoice title

Please note that the mailing address and the contact information of the recipient must be written in Chinese. Applicants using Adobe Acrobat Pro can directly type the text in Chinese, while other applicants are advised to copy the text from another source and paste it into the relevant field. Thank you for your cooperation.

Statement of Consent (This declaration should only be filled by postal applicants)

Introduction to Schengen Information System (SIS)

Introduction to Visa Information System (VIS)

Important and useful Links

The Schengen Information System and your personal data

Information leaflet Visa Information System (VIS)

State Secretariat for Migration SEM

Switzerland Tourism

Discover Switzerland

Studying in Switzerland

European Commission / Border Crossing

Local Swiss missions