Other products with sectoral regulations


Importing firearms into Switzerland is either prohibited or subject to a licence issued by the Federal Office of Police FEDPOL.  

Personal protection equipment (PPE)

Explosives for civil uses and pyrotechnic articles

Explosives and pyrotechnic articles imported into Switzerland are subject to controls by the Federal Office of Police FEDPOL.

Precious metals and watches 

The provisions in articles 1 to 3, and 5 to 21 of the Law on Precious Metals Control regarding the fineness, designation and composition apply. The Federal Customs Administration is responsible for the enforcement of those provisions.

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Last modification 12.01.2023

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