Stage 5 - After completion of sentence

Services responsible

  • Authorities responsible for penal enforcement
  • Migration authorities and social welfare services
  • Cantonal and municipal police services
  • Child and adult protection services
  • FIS
  • SEM
  • fedpol

Instruments available

  • Expulsion (Art. FNIA) and entry ban (Art. 67 FNIA) if a danger to internal or external security
  • Mandatory expulsion by the courts for offences committed after 1 October 2016Revocation of dual citizenship (Art. 42 Swiss Citizenship Act SCA and Art. 30 Swiss Citizenship Ordinance SCO)
  • Revocation of residence status
  • Police measures based on cantonal law
  • Support by social welfare authorities
  • Disengagement support
  • Cantonal threat management
  • National Action Plan to Prevent and Combat Radicalisation and Violent Extremism (NAP); including national Incentive Programme to support projects by the cantons, communes, cities and civil society:
  • New police measures under PMT law that can be applied outside of criminal proceedings or after completion of a sentence or measures (see Stage 2):
    • - Obligation to report and take part in a dialogue
    • - Contact ban
    • - Restriction and exclusion order
    • - Ban on leaving the country
    • - House arrest
    • - Electronic surveillance
    • - Mobile phone localisation


Last modification 27.06.2022

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