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Visas, residence

Last update: June 13th, 2017

Visas for Switzerland and France - signature rights

Ref. CERN/IR-REL-RH/18804 (June 12, 2017)
Published in the CERN Official news on June 12, 2017

Documents de légitimation délivrés par le Ministère français des Affaires étrangères - Legitimation documents issued by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Ref. CERN/DG-RH/18014 (August 5th, 2015)
Published in the CERN Bulletins 37-38 and 39-40/2015 (cancels and replaces document DSU-RH/13173/Rev.2 of June 18th, 2007).

Residence in Switzerland of partners of members of the personnel

CERN/IR-REL-RH/18323 (May 10th, 2016)
Published in the CERN Bulletin no. 20-21/2016

Visas for entry and stays in the Host States

Ref. CERN/DG-RH/15592 (September 14th, 2010)
published in the CERN Bulletin no. 38-39/2010

Change of residence in Switzerland and Swiss "Attestation de départ"

Ref. CERN/DSU-DO/RH/9162/ Rev. 4 (updated May 23rd, 2016);
first published in the CERN Bulletin no. 20-21/2009.

Replacement of Swiss “Attestations de fonctions”

Ref. CERN/DG-RH/14852 (March 25th, 2009)
published in the CERN Bulletins no. 15, 16 and 17/2009

Memorandum concerning scientists in possession of a "Convention d'Accueil": conditions for work on the French part of the CERN site and residence in France

Ref. CERN/DSU-DO/RH/9988 (September 12th, 2000);
partly modified by document CERN/DG-RH/17363.

Loss or theft of documents issed by the Host States

Ref. CERN/DSU-DO/RH/9198 (September 1999, last updated March 5th, 2015);
initially published in the CERN Bulletin no. 38/1999.

Documents required in order to cross the French border and travel on French territory

Ref. CERN/DSU-DO/RH/8705 (December 1998);
published in the CERN Bulletin no. 3/1999.

Employment in Switzerland for spouses and children of CERN officials

March 1996 (updated March 31st 2014);
published in the CERN Bulletin no. 11/1996.