Five Swiss laws that foreign residents are bound to break
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Five Swiss laws that foreign residents are bound to break

To foreigners, some of Switzerland’s laws— whether national or local – may appear strange, or even overly persnickety. But it's important to know them or you could end up with a hefty fine.

EXPLAINED: What you should know about speeding fines in Switzerland
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EXPLAINED: What you should know about speeding fines in Switzerland

REMINDER: What are the fines for breaking shutdown rules in Switzerland?

REMINDER: What are the fines for breaking shutdown rules in Switzerland?

What are the penalties for breaking Switzerland’s coronavirus rules?

What are the penalties for breaking Switzerland’s coronavirus rules?

27,000 francs: the cost of speeding at 290 km/h

27,000 francs: the cost of speeding at 290 km/h

Coronavirus: Which Swiss cantons are fining people who don’t respect lockdown rules?

Coronavirus: Which Swiss cantons are fining people who don’t respect lockdown rules?

Swiss city does U-turn over 100-franc fine for 5-year-old girl without ticket

Swiss city does U-turn over 100-franc fine for 5-year-old girl without ticket

5-year-old fined 100 Swiss francs for travelling on bus without ticket

5-year-old fined 100 Swiss francs for travelling on bus without ticket

Swiss drivers set to get electronic motorway sticker option

Swiss drivers set to get electronic motorway sticker option

Woman fined 190 Swiss francs for putting rubbish out on wrong day

Woman fined 190 Swiss francs for putting rubbish out on wrong day

Why Switzerland’s extremely high prisoner escape rate is ‘good news’
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Why Switzerland’s extremely high prisoner escape rate is ‘good news’

Sneak preview: Switzerland’s new ‘on-the-spot’ fines for 2020
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Sneak preview: Switzerland’s new ‘on-the-spot’ fines for 2020

Lausanne brings in fines for spitting and urinating in the streets

Lausanne brings in fines for spitting and urinating in the streets

Litterbugs could face hefty fines if caught in the act

Litterbugs could face hefty fines if caught in the act