Bans, restrictions and authorisations

It prohibited to import, export and transit with certain goods and products; these may be brought across the border only on a restricted basis or with a permit. Examples include narcotics, protected animals and plants, and weapons.

The measures serve to protect the Swiss population, the environment and the economy. Additional information is available at the following links:


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+41 58 467 15 15

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