Private customers

The e-bill – paperless, simple and secure in online banking.

Requirements / getting started

  • You need an account with a financial institution in Switzerland and internet access.
  • Register for online banking with your financial institution.
  • Log on to online banking and select the "e-bill" menu item.
  • To log in to the service, first select "Schweizerische Eidgenossenschaft" (Swiss Confederation) then "Federal Customs Administration" from the list of billers.
  • In the registration window, enter your personal data and your client number (9-digit number starting with 530 or your CSP client account number).

Tip

  • You will find your client number on our bill (see top right of the sample bill).
  • Please note that e-billing is not yet available for HVF invoicing.
  • Please note that e-billing is not available for the customs declaration concerning tourist traffic and invoices issued directly form the customs office.
  • If you have any other questions please contact our Support Desk.

Benefits of e-billing

  • You receive the e-bill directly via your online banking service: dispatched promptly and securely in electronic form, ready for you to access from any location.  
  • You can view your bill, check it over and then approve payment with the click of a mouse - at any time of the day or night, and from any computer with an internet connection.
  • There is no need to enter the payment data manually - these are pre-loaded for you.
  • You have total control over when you make the actual payment.
  • If you like, you can save the e-bill on your computer, or print it out and file it away.
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