Coronavirus: Information in the languages of Switzerland’s migrant population

We provide information in various languages for Switzerland’s migrant population. On this page you’ll find posters, fact sheets, instructions on quarantine and isolation, and links.

Poster with the current rules

The poster shows simply and clearly what rules and bans currently apply on a nationwide basis. In other words, these measures, at the very minimum, apply throughout Switzerland. Stricter measures may apply in certain cantons. So always follow the cantonal rules
 

General coronavirus fact sheet

The fact sheet contains information on topics such as transmission of the virus, symptoms, rules on hygiene and social distancing, testing, isolation and quarantine, contact tracing and entering Switzerland.

Diagram of test procedures

Are you not sure whether to have a coronavirus test or how to do it? Look through the diagram to see what to do. A test can make sense if you have symptoms, but also if you do not.

Instructions on isolation

Have you contracted coronavirus? Or are you experiencing symptoms? If so, you must go into isolation. You’ll find information on this in the instructions.

Instructions on quarantine

Have you been in close contact with someone who has tested positive? Or have you travelled to Switzerland from a country or region with an increased risk of infection? If so, you must go into quarantine. You’ll find information on this in the instructions.

Fact sheets on COVID-19 vaccination

General information on COVID-19 vaccination

This fact sheet provides information on topics including who pays for the vaccination, its side effects and how it provides protection.

COVID-19 vaccination: Information for close contacts of people at especially high risk

This fact sheet explains why COVID-19 vaccination is important if you care for or live in the same household as a person at especially high risk.

COVID-19 vaccination: Information for adults with a chronic disease and people aged 65 or over

This fact sheet explains why COVID-19 vaccination is important if you are aged 65 or over, or if you suffer from a chronic disease.

migesplus platform

Information on coronavirus in the languages of Switzerland’s migrant population is also available on the migesplus platform.

Visit the platform


Further information

Health Equity

Our health system must be accessible to all, regardless of language, origin, social status or educational level.

Contact information and links

New coronavirus: Infoline phone numbers, links to federal and cantonal authorities, and other useful websites

Last modification 26.07.2021

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Contact

Federal Office of Public Health FOPH
Infoline Coronavirus
Tel. +41 58 463 00 00

Print contact

https://www.bag.admin.ch/content/bag/en/home/krankheiten/ausbrueche-epidemien-pandemien/aktuelle-ausbrueche-epidemien/novel-cov/downloads-in-verschiedenen-sprachen/informationen-in-sprachen-der-migrationsbevoelkerung.html