Information and contacts

Information on the subject of stays and/or entry requirements for Switzerland can be found on the following pages:

Swiss representations abroad

General questions on entry and visa requirements for people wishing to live abroad

State Secretariat for Migration: Telephone numbers and contact forms

Questions relating to:

  • Entry and visa requirements
  • specific pending or rejected visa application
  • Entry bans
  • Work permits for employment in EU/EFTA member states
  • Work permits for employment in third countries

Cantonal immigration and labour market authorities

Questions relating to:

  • Application for extension of a residence permit
  • Early issuance of a settlement permit (C permit)
  • Application for a work permit
  • Application for family reunification