Export from Switzerland

Household effects, wedding trousseaux, inherited property, holiday homes

It is sufficient if you present an inventory list indicating your address in Switzerland and abroad to the exportation customs office.

Private vehicles have to be declared for exportation by presenting a copy of the Swiss registration document to the customs office.

The same applies if you are resident in Switzerland and furnishing a holiday home or a second home abroad, or if you are taking household effects from Switzerland abroad.

Our opening hours and addresses

Please note the customs office opening hours for the declaration (customs clearance) of merchandise. Declarations can be made from Monday to Friday during clearance hours; some customs offices are also open on Saturday mornings.

The detailed opening hours are available in the list of customs offices.

Foreign customs administrations

We are not able to provide you with any information on foreign regulations. Please direct your query to the foreign customs authority.

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