Transport regulations

Inland and domestic transport (cabotage)

Regulations for lorries

Certain obligations apply when crossing the border with commercial goods. The most important ones are listed below:

  • Bringing a valid personal travel document (passport/ID card, visa if necessary)
  • Responsibility for declaring the goods
  • Cooperation with customs controls (inspection of goods)
  • Declaration of the vehicle for levying the heavy vehicle charge
  • Compliance with the cabotage regulations (see the inland transport fact sheet)

 Further information can be found in the fact sheet for lorry drivers (PDF, 43 kB, 28.04.2015).

https://www.ezv.admin.ch/content/ezv/en/home/information-companies/transport--travel-documents--road-taxes/transport-regulations.html