Death of an American Citizen Abroad
Registering the death of an American Citizen abroad
The death of a U.S. citizen in Switzerland should be reported as soon as possible to the U.S. Embassy in Bern. The Embassy will issue a Consular Report of Death Abroad that serves as a legal document to verify the death of an American citizen.
- For required documents and fees please click here: http://travel.state.gov/law/family_issues/
For more detailed instructions, please call the American Citizen Services Section between 2 p.m. - 4 p.m., Monday - Friday on 031 357 7011.