Procedures for the legalization of documents by the Embassy of the State of Kuwait

The document should be legalized by the 3 authorities mentioned below in the following order:

  • Cantonal Chamber of Commerce or la Chancellerie d’Etat
  • The Arab-Swiss Chamber of Commerce and Industry
    63, Rue de Lausanne
    1202 Geneva
    Tel. : +41 (022) 347.32.02
  • The Embassy of the State of Kuwait in Bern
    Brunnadernrain 19
    3006 Bern
    Tel.: +41 (031) 356 70 00
    E-mail: info@kuwaitembassy.ch

The cost of each legalization:

Documents:                                         75.00 SFr.
Commercial invoices:                      150.00 SFr.
Certificates of origin                        225.00 SFr.
(*Please note: these costs only apply to the Embassy of the State of Kuwait, other involved entities apply their own set fees).

Method of Payment:
The payment can be either in the form of cash at the Embassy or through cash by registered mail. Please include a stamped-addressed envelope to return the documents.
* Please note that the legalization process takes between 2 to 3 working days.

The Embassy of the State of Kuwait in Bern
Brunnadernrain 19
3006 Bern
Switzerland
Tel.: +41 (031) 356 70 00
E-mail: info@kuwaitembassy.ch