Emigration checklist

Are you planning to leave Switzerland and settle permanently abroad? The FDFA recommends planning enough time for preparations and taking the specific steps one to two years in advance. The checklist provides information on what best to do and when. The ‘Travel abroad/Emigration: Topics from A to Z’ page answers other questions on the subject of emigration.

Online desk FDFA

Online desk FDFA

Using the FDFA’s online consular services while abroad.

The relevant Swiss representation abroad can answer any questions concerning the FDFA’s online desk. 

Swiss representations