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:

Please note that different provisions apply at the moment because of the extraordinary situation. You will find questions and answers in this regard at (in German, French or Italian).