Required Documents

You are required to furnish the following:

  •  Form DS-5504 (online) or Form DS-5504 (PDF) – Complete the form and sign it. Please DO NOT mail the form to the United States;
  • Your limited validity passport U.S. passport;
  • One U.S. passport sized (2x2inch) photograph;
  • If the application is for a minor, photocopy of ID/Passport of the parent signing the application.
  • Self-addressed stamped C5 Size return envelope with the correct Swiss postage:
    • CHF 5.- Swiss Franc Stamps for residents in Switzerland and Liechtenstein
    • CHF 19.- Swiss Franc Stamps for residents in France or Germany

Please Note:
Swiss Stamps need to be purchased at the Swiss Post Office. The Consular Section cannot provide you with Stamps or accept payment for delivery.

Incomplete or incorrectly completed applications will be returned unprocessed