How to relocate to Switzerland
In terms of residency, Switzerland has always been and continues to be a very attractive country. Switzerland’s
economic and political stability has been a mainstay for decades – and even centuries. This stability
is what has made Swiss banks the most reliable in the world, and what has contributed to
the country’s top level of safety and financial security.
MB GROUP can help you relocate to Switzerland
We can arrange permanent residency for those who wish to relocate to Switzerland, in addition to
assisting in purchasing real estate and securing a work permit.
We develop relocation plan that is transparent
from both a legal and a tax point of view, for foreign individuals looking to move to Switzerland with their
The following grounds are currently in place for foreigners
seeking residency in Switzerland:
Lump-sum tax deal /
Investment in or
acquisition of existing business
Founding own company /
purchase of shelf company
Being hired by a
Swiss company as a salaried employee
Swiss law provides for a number of entry permits:
Swiss B Permits are issued to employees of Swiss companies (and their family members) and students at all levels.
B permits are valid for one year and may be extended if the permit provisions (work, marriage, studies) are being
Permanent residency, or a C Permit, may be granted after 10 years of work (or 5 years for citizens of EU/EFTA member
countries) and continuous residence in Switzerland on a B Permit. This permit grants the holder the broadest rights,
which are more or less equal to those of Swiss citizens: the free choice of work and place of residence in
Switzerland, the possibility to receive social assistance, etc.
Obtaining a Swiss residence and work permit
Successfully applying for permanent residency is rather difficult and complicated, and it is practically impossible
without professional assistance. MB GROUP will work with you to develop a comprehensive solution for your
relocation to Switzerland, within a reasonable timeframe.
In order to obtain a permit for you, we will need to demonstrate the economic benefit you bring to the
particular canton. It will suffice if, in particular, your business project or your employment activities:
Involve the introduction of new technologies
Stimulate scientific, industrial, or trade
development in the region
Create new jobs or help retain existing jobs
for local companies, etc.
You can count on MB GROUP when it comes to relocating to Switzerland and purchasing luxury real
estate. We can help you adapt to life in Switzerland relatively quickly and painlessly, making your life here pleasant