Labour / Work permits

Information for foreign workers hired for employment in Switzerland

Admission of foreign workers to an employer in Switzerland is subject to authorisations. The employer takes in principle the necessary steps with the competent cantonal authorities in Switzerland to obtain the required authorisations.

The entry visa is granted only when the requested authorisations have been delivered.

Which documents should I submit with a visa application?

Requested documentation to submit with your application for an entry visa for work in Switzerland