Applicants shall submit all the required documents stated
herein above under '1' together with self addressed stamped
envelop for their return mail worth five SFr.
Proof of payment of the
right amount of fee for the requested visa type is necessary.
If the post office coupon (Postanweisung fur das inland
or Mandat de poste interne or Vaglia postale interne) proving
your payment of the right amount of visa fee is not attached
with your visa application documents, your visa request
will not be processed.
While applications by
mail are encouraged, the Permanent Mission of Ethiopia is
not responsible for passports or other documents lost. Therefore,
the Mission recommends all applicants to use registered
Applications could be submitted during working hours of
the Mission. Usually it takes at least 48 hours to process
visa applications. Therefore, should applications are filed
in person it is necessary to take appointment to collect
Visa on arrival:
If you are Swiss national and if you cannot collect your
visa from the Mission due to various reasons of your own,
and if you wish so, it is possible to get it on arrival
at the entry points in Ethiopia. Your travel agency will
assist you in this regard.