Appointment-System of the German Foreign Office — Bern

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Passports

This website is not available in English, please book your appointment via the German version

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Appointments for Visa

Welcome to the visa departement of the German Embassy in Berne!

For German Visa you need to book one appointment per person via this website. If you want to apply for a Working-Holiday-Visa, please book an appointment through our separate category (not here!).

Before booking the appointment we kindly request you to consult our information on our website as follows: https://bern.diplo.de/ch-de/service/05-VisaEinreise

Incomplete applications cannot be accepted and treated. Those applications will be returned free of charges and a new appointment has to be arranged.

Please book only one appointment a time per person and only if you are sure that that you will be able to attend. In case you may be unable to attend the appointment, we kindly request to cancel by using the predesigned link for cancellation.
If you want to apply for a visa as a whole family, you need to book one appointment for each person.

At the appointment, as applicant you need to appear in person at the Embassy. You may book the appointment up to three month ahead of your journey.

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Working-Holiday-Visa

Welcome to the visa departement of the German Embassy in Berne!

Working-Holiday-Visa only

For applying for a German Working-Holiday-Visa you need to book one appointment per applicant via this website. Visa for any other purpose please book through our separate category.

Before booking the appointment we kindly request you to consult our information on our website as follows: https://bern.diplo.de/ch-de/service/05-VisaEinreise

Incomplete applications cannot be accepted and treated. Those applications will be returned free of charges and you a new appointment has to be arranged.

Please only book one appointment per applicant and only if you are sure that that you will be able to attend. In case if you may be unable to attend the appointment we kindly request to cancel by using the predesigned link for cancellation.
If you want to apply for visa as a whole family, you need to book one appointment for each family member.

At the appointment, as applicant you need to appear in person at the Embassy. You may book the appointment up to three month ahead of your journey.

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