Importation checklist

Merchandise that is imported into Switzerland must be declared to Swiss Customs in writing or electronically.

An overview of the import procedure is provided below. You can carry out the listed steps yourself or, if necessary, appoint a service provider (haulage firm, courier firm, customs clearance agency) for some or all of the procedure.

How to proceed when importing

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