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International Bern Welcome Desk

Grüessech! Bern Welcomes You! Are you a member of the diplomatic or consular corps, working for a multilateral institution, or employed by an international company? Are you moving to Bern from abroad or do you already live here but still have questions? The International Bern Welcome Desk will provide you and your family with everything you need to know.

The official contact & liaison centre for the international community in Bern.

We are your contact for all your concerns around Bern. Whether you have private or professional questions, we are here for you, because what matters most to us is that you feel good in Bern.

  • Single contact point for all concerns

    We advise you personally, free of charge and in several languages on topics such as accommodation, education, authorities, events, leisure and culture.

  • From arrival to departure

    Our services are available to you and your family for the entire duration of your stay.

  • Events & Aktivities

    We organise events and activities for you so that you can get to know your new home even better and make new acquaintances.

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About us

The official contact and liaison centre for the international community is affiliated to the DMO Bern Welcome and is supported by the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, the Canton and the City of Bern. In this way, synergies can be created and added value generated for Bern and its regions. Together, we bring the Bernese spirit to life!

Find out more about the International Bern Welcome Desk

Infoletter for the international community

Contact us – we look forward to your enquiry!

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Portrait Rebekka Gfeller
Rebekka Gfeller
Head of International Bern Welcome Desk
Portrait Marie-Louise Görner
Marie-Louise Görner
Trainee International Bern Welcome Desk

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