Corona: Persons from third countries who are fully vaccinated can enter Switzerland again

Anyone who can prove that they have been fully vaccinated can once again enter Switzerland from a high-risk country, i.e. a country outside the Schengen area. Only those who arrive in Switzerland by plane are still required to take a test, but even this requirement does not apply to persons who have been fully vaccinated or who have recovered from COVID-19.

Here you will find the most important information on entering Switzerland. Click through the questions:
Online Travelcheck

If you still have questions, please read our FAQs carefully.


In Afghanistan, the Taliban have once again come to power. Many people are therefore in fear and worry – in Afghanistan itself, but also here in Switzerland. Here you will find information on topics such as humanitarian visas and family reunification:
Afghanistan Crisis: Key Information

If you have further questions, please contact the following offices:

Warning against fraudulent e-mails

Emails with the sender «swissimmigration@consultant» or «eu_immigration@consultant» and requests for payment are sent to foreigners. The SEM warns against these fraud attempts.

Information for those interested 2020 2020

The annual report of the State Secretariat for Migration SEM has been published for the first time in digital form – with short films on current challenges, providing insights through personal stories and impressions. provides an overview of events and developments in the 2020 reporting year and presents key facts and figures.

Press releases


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