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 www.ch.ch (in German, French or Italian).

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