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Embassy of Nigeria in Bern, Switzerland

Embassy of Nigeria in Bern, Switzerland located at Zieglerstrasse 45. View larger location map, get driving directions to the Embassy of Nigeria or view address, phone, fax, email, office hours, official website, consular services, visa types, and head of mission (HOM).

  • Embassy Address

    Zieglerstrasse 45
    3007 Bern
  • Telephone

  • +41 31 384 26 00 (Visa), +41 31 384 26 32 (Passport)
  • Fax

  • +41 31 384 26 26
  • Email

  • [email protected], [email protected]
  • Office Hours

  • Monday to Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Office website


The following is a brief listing of services that are offered at Embassy of Nigeria in Bern, Switzerland.

  • Process passport applications
  • Process visa applications
  • Notarize certain documents
  • Legalization of documents
  • Registration of marriage, birth, and death
  • Police Clearance Certificate (PCC)
  • Replace a lost, stolen or damaged passport
  • Authentication of documents
  • Renunciation of citizenship
  • Emergency Travel Certificate (ETC)

Head of Mission

Baba Madugu, Ambassador

Common Visa Types

Citizens of qualified countries may be able to travel Nigeria without a visa. The most common types of Nigeria visas are the following.

  • Transit visa
  • Business visa
  • Tourist / Visitors visa
  • Official / Diplomatic visa
  • Subject to Regularization (STR) visa
  • Temporary Work Permit (TWP)

What is Emergency Travel Certificate (ETC)?

Emergency Travel Certificate (ETC) is issued to Nigerians to facilitate applicant’s immediate one-way departure for Nigeria only. If you're outside of Nigeria and your passport has been lost, stolen, damaged or expired and you don't have time to renew or replace your passport before you travel, you may apply for an Emergency Travel Certificate. ETC must be surrendered to the Immigration authorities at the port of entry.

Besides Embassy of Nigeria in Bern, Switzerland Nigeria also has 1 representation in the following city of Switzerland:

All diplomatic missions of Nigeria in Switzerland

Diplomatic missions of Nigeria in neighbouring countries/regions of Switzerland:

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This page was last edited on 11 January 2022, at 10:55 PM (EST).