Leaving Switzerland Departing and moving abroad

Is your assignment is finished and it's time to move on? Are you Swiss, moving abroad?

Leaving Switzerland can be complex. There are departure formalities to handle, a household goods removal to arrange, bank, insurance and other contracts to cancel, de-registration from the local authorities, and much more.

Relocation Guides: Leaving Switzerland

Step By Step: Leaving Switzerland

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Termination of your lease contract

Hello Switzerland Step By Step guide to correctly terminating your lease and other service contracts to ensure a smooth departure.

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Cancellation of utilities

Step guide to cancelling your many utility and service contracts - from oil and electricity to telephone and Billag.

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Closing and return of the rental deposit

Step guide to correctly applying for the release and return of your rental deposit.

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Planning and attending your pre-exit and exit inspection

Guide to the exit inspection. Includes cleaning the rental property, maintenance, insurance claims, correct paperwork, and timeline.

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