Can my car be shipped to Switzerland?
Yes, it can, though all cars must comply with Swiss government regulations, and import is granted on a case by case basis. Provided the vehicle is owned and used for over 6 months, it is eligible for duty-free importation. You cannot sell the vehicle within 12 months of the importation.
What types of vehicles can I ship to Switzerland?
We ship many kinds of vehicles to Switzerland, including cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats, yachts, RVs, motorhomes, ATVs, snowmobiles, jet skis, and heavy equipment.
Can I ship alcohol to Switzerland?
Yes, however, there is a duty and tax on all alcohol over the maximum of 12 litres of hard liquor over 25% ABV, and 200 litres of wine or champagne. All goods must arrive within 24 months of your arrival.
When can I expect my belongings to arrive in Switzerland?
In general, these are expected average times to assist you in the planning process:
Am I able to store my goods in Switzerland?
Yes, you can. If you are travelling and will not be arriving in Switzerland for a while, you have not yet purchased your home in Switzerland, or you do not immediately need your goods, we have facilities to store your goods for you from a week to several months.
Is there duty and tax that I must pay for my household goods when moving to Switzerland?
It is possible. However, for goods to be eligible for duty-free clearance, they must be owned and used for at least 6 months.
Am I able to pack my belongings myself?
No, you cannot. Swiss customs require that professionals have packed your belongings prior to their arrival in Switzerland.
Am I able to have my container delivered directly to my home in Switzerland?
Yes, provided the streets are wide enough and there is vehicle access to your home.