Countries concerned

Switzerland has concluded bilateral social security conventions with the following countries

Countries

Social security conventions

Leaflets and information

Australia

CH-Australia convention (French)

Information about the social security agreement between Switzerland and Australia (PDF, 708 kB, 02.11.2016)

Canada

CH-Canada convention (French)

Information about the social security agreement between Switzerland and Canada (PDF, 422 kB, 28.08.2017)

There is a specific social security agreement between Switzerland and Quebec.

Chile

CH-Chile convention (French)

Information about the social security agreement between Switzerland and the Republic of Chile (PDF, 725 kB, 02.11.2016)

China

CH-China convention (French)

When a Chinese national leaves Switzerland, he obtains a reimbursement of his contributions according to the applicable Swiss legal requirements at the time of the transfer of place of residence.

Federal Republic of Yugoslavia

CH-Federal Republic of Yugoslavia convention (French)

The convention between Switzerland and the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia now applies to citizens of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Republic of Serbia and the republic of Montenegro. However, it no longer applies to Kosovo since 1st April 2010.

India

CH-India convention (French)

When an Indian national leaves Switzerland, he obtained a reimbursement of his contributions according to the applicable Swiss legal requirements at the time of the transfer of place of residence.

Israel

CH-Israel convention (French)

OASI benefits are paid to Israeli nationals only if they reside in Switzerland or in Israel.

Japan

CH-Japan convention (French)

Information about the social security agreement between Switzerland and Japan (PDF, 665 kB, 02.11.2016)

Macedonia

CH-Macedonia convention (French)

Information about the social security agreement between Switzerland and Macedonia (PDF, 393 kB, 02.11.2016)

Philippines

CH-Philippines convention (French)

Information about the social security agreement between Switzerland and the Philippines (PDF, 680 kB, 02.11.2016)

San Marino

CH-San Marino convention (French)

 

Turkey

CH-Turkey convention (French)

The social security agreement concluded between Switzerland and Turkey gives Turkish nationals the possibility to transfer the contributions.

United States

CH-United States convention (French)

Information about the social security agreement between Switzerland and the United States of America (PDF, 449 kB, 28.08.2017)

Uruguay

CH-Uruguay convention (French)

Information about the social security agreement between Switzerland and Uruguay (PDF, 323 kB, 30.08.2017)

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