Fingerprint (FD-258)

The Embassy takes ink fingerprints requested by US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), only.
For all other reasons, fingerprints may be taken at one of the office listed below.

Polizeistation Winterthur Stadt Ost
Hermann Goetz-Strasse 24
8400 Winterthur
Tel: +41 (0)52 268 52 22

Kantonspolizei Bern
Kriminaltechnischer Dienst/Erkennungsdienstliche Behandlung
Genfergasse 22
3001 Bern
Tel. 031 638 55 60

Commissariat de Police
Service de Police technique et scientifique
17 – 19 Blvd Carl – Vogt
1211 Geneve 8
Tel. 022 427 81 11

An appointment is required. The Swiss police will charge a fee.
Information, FAQ’s and a downloadable fingerprint card may be obtained at the Federal Bureau of Investigation website: