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:

https://www.ezv.admin.ch/content/ezv/en/home/information-individuals/bans--restrictions-and-authorisations.html