ABC Translation deals with international companies and individuals on a daily basis. We strive to help them settle down in Switzerland. Our relocation office was launched in 2016 in order to assist expats and international companies who wish to relocate to Switzerland. Moving can be quite difficult especially to another country. There are many things to take into consideration and we are here to organize them for you. (relocation services)

Please find below a non-exhaustive list of services we can provide:

Home search services:

  • Identification of your housing needs and preferences
  • General information exchange (The Briefing)
  • Apartment search – unfurnished, limited/unlimited rental time
  • Apartment search – furnished, limited/unlimited rental time
  • Residence search options presentation
  • Selection of the top candidates for further in-person viewing
  • Arranging apartment viewings
  • Accompanied apartment viewing
  • Rental agreement verification
  • Explanation and translation of the rental agreement
  • Accompanied handover with protocoll
  • Rent and deposit transactions
  • Our exclusive city tour

Moving & technical services:

  • Selection of moving companies by prices and services
  • Parking reservation by authorities
  • Supervision during the moving into the apartment
  • Electrician, painter and construct services

Authorities services:

  • Consultation and support in office affairs
  • Registration with the authorities
  • VISA applications
  • Examination of documents in terms of their validity
  • Driving license verification (non EU)
  • Importing a car

Supply & Communication services:

  • Compulsory deductions for TV / Radio / Internet
  • TV / Radio
  • Landline phone connection
  • Internet connection
  • Mobile phone

Bank & Insurances services:

  • Consultation and handover of independent offers
  • Arranging appointments with banks and agents

Family services:

  • Registration with authorities and offices
  • Organizing and assisting in interviews of private, state and / or multilingual schools
  • Organizing and assisting in interviews of kindergartens and nurseries
  • Providing the list of associations such as Sport-Clubs (depending on the particular interests)
  • Language teachers and trainers search (for adults and children)
  • Babysitter/Nanny search
  • Pet transport to Switzerland

First Steps services:

  • First maps with an overview of your new neighbourhood
  • General information about public transportation

Move-out services:

  • Notice and de-registration services for apartment, suppliers and memberships
  • Interior renovations
  • Handover with the landlords



ABC Translation helps you settle down in Switzerland or abroad, we guarantee fast and high quality services. The staff of our team, based across Switzerland, are available to answer all your questions. We work on a daily basis with international companies and private individuals who would like to move to Switzerland. The quality of the work must be perfect in this field. Thanks to a precise, efficient and punctual work, we collaborate daily with companies from the French-speaking part of Switzerland but also from German and Italian speaking parts of Switzerland (see references), and private individuals. We remain at your disposal should you require any further information.

Lausanne l Geneva l Zürich l Basel l Bern l Switzerland l Relocation services

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True certified copy / Apostille
1. Bring or send the original document.
2. We make the copy or Apostille.
3. We send it to your home address.

Turnaround: 2-4 business days
1. Send us the documents by email.
2. We send you the quote.
3. Translation of the documents.
4. Certification (stamp/signature).
5. Legalisation if needed (notary).
6. We send the translations by post.
We stay at your disposal for any further information.