Personal property, students, holiday homes, getting married and inheritance

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The applicable regulations are to be followed if you move abroad and take household effects or wedding trousseaux (in the case of marriage) with you or have them delivered. This also applies to inherited goods. Household effects, wedding trousseaux and inherited goods include home furnishings, personal effects, cars, plants, animals, etc.

Other regulations apply for students and holiday homes. Please take note of the information according to the direction of transportation.

Different rules apply depending on whether you are

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Please note the customs office opening hours for the declaration (assessment) 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.


Information office for customs regulations

+41 58 467 15 15

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