Increasing global mobility of people and capitals is a key phenomenon characterizing contemporaneity.

Switzerland offers a great quality of life, safe social setting with financial and political stability, together with the most efficient services. For these reasons, many foreign businesses and individuals decide to move here every year from all parts of the world.

Metrika supports companies and private clients during and after their establishment in Switzerland, ensuring the minimization of bureaucratic obstacles, while aiming at legal and tax clarity.


We can help with:

  • Set-up of corporate structures
  • Finding the most suitable property
  • Opening bank accounts
  • Carrying out procedures for licences, permits and insurance
  • Exporting or importing registered goods
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Permits for individuals

Foreigners are generally allowed to stay in Switzerland without a specific permit for a maximum of 3 months.

For extended stays, a residency permit is required, with fulfilments varying depending on whether the citizen is an EU/EFTA citizen, or if comes from other countries.

Authorities provide residency permits for the following purposes:

  • Work
  • Family reunification
  • Residence as non-working person
  • Education
  • Medical treatments
  • Asylum
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