Embassy of Switzerland in Montevideo


The Swiss Embassy in Uruguay is a bilateral mission in Montevideo and promotes Swiss interests in Uruguay. The embassy of Switzerland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Uruguay. The Swiss Embassy in Montevideo is headed by Mr Michel Coquoz, Charge dAffaires a.i. of Switzerland to Uruguay.


Swiss Embassy in Montevideo, Uruguay Calle Ing. Federico Abadie 2936/40 - Piso 11 Casilla de Correo 12261 11300 Montevideo-Pocitos Uruguay


(+598) 2 711 55 45


(+598) 2 711 50 31





Mr Michel Coquoz, Charge dAffaires a.i.

Office Hours:


Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Uruguay require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Swiss embassy in Montevideo 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 Montevideo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+598) 2 711 55 45 or email vertretung@mtv.rep.admin.ch

Consulates of Switzerland in Uruguay

Next to the embassy in Montevideo there could be additional Swiss consulates located in Uruguay.

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

Swiss Consulates in Uruguay

Next to the embassy in Montevideo, Switzerland has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Switzerland does not have any consulates located in Uruguay ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Swiss Embassy in Montevideo offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Uruguay to Switzerland as wel as for Swiss citizens in Uruguay. 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.