Information on the Ukraine crisis and Swiss assistance

Corona: Entry into Switzerland

There are currently no entry restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. No proof of vaccination, recovery or testing is required for entry into Switzerland.

To see what rules apply to your own particular situation when entering Switzerland, consult the online «Travelcheck».

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 2021 2021

The State Secretariat for Migration’s new annual report has now been published - with short videos on current challenges, background information, faces and stories. provides an overview of the events and developments in the 2021 reporting year, and sets out the most important facts and figures.

Press releases


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To the Federal Administration News Portal


Informationen for schools

(Most information in German)