Services available at the Consulate of Switzerland in Cardiff
AHV proof of life (Lebensbestaetigung) can be arranged at the Consulate in Cardiff, please send an e mail to arrange an appointment. It is not a walk-in service.
NOTE: This service is temporarily not available due to Covid-19.
Life and marital status certificates for the AVS/AHV: for the time being all life and marital status certificates can be signed by the pensioners themselves and returned by email to the Swiss Compensation Office (SCO) in Geneva without an official stamp: sedmaster [at] zas [dot] admin [dot] ch. For further questions, you may also contact the SCO by phone: +41 58 461 91 11.
Source: Consular Centre, Embassy of Switzerland, London.
Proof of life documents can also also be signed at your local council, possibly at your local police station or at a Citizien’s Advice Bureau. Contact them directly. They may charge a fee.
Services NOT available at the Consulate of Switzerland in Cardiff
Please note: No visa information/appointments and Swiss passport appointments are available at the Consulate of Switzerland in Cardiff. For visa information and arranging a visa appointment, please read the information in this link
Consular Matters for Swiss Nationals: The Consulate of Switzerland in Cardiff does not deal with consular affairs, such as passports, legislation and civil matters. These should be directed to the Regional Consular Centre London.