Embassy of Switzerland in Asuncion


The Swiss Embassy in Paraguay is a bilateral mission in Asuncion and promotes Swiss interests in Paraguay. The embassy of Switzerland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Paraguay. The Swiss Embassy in Asuncion is headed by Alain-Denis Henchoz - Ambassador of Switzerland to Paraguay.


Swiss Embassy in Asuncion, Paraguay Juan E. OLeary 409, esq. Estrella Edificio "Parapiti", 4 piso - Ofs.419/23 Casilla de correo 552 1209 Asuncion Paraguay


(+595) 21 448 022 (+595) 21 490 848


(+595) 21 445 853






Alain-Denis Henchoz - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Paraguay require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Swiss embassy in Asuncion you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Switzerland

For all Swiss visa related matters contact the embassy in Asuncion before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.eda.admin.ch/asuncion ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+595) 21 448 022 (+595) 21 490 848 or email asu.vertretung@eda.admin.ch

Consulates of Switzerland in Paraguay

Next to the embassy in Asuncion there could be additional Swiss consulates located in Paraguay.

Please check below for the locations of the Swiss consulates in Paraguay.

Swiss Consulates in Paraguay

Next to the embassy in Asuncion, Switzerland has consulates in the following cities: Asuncion

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Swiss Embassy in Asuncion offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Paraguay to Switzerland as wel as for Swiss citizens in Paraguay. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Swiss nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.