Housing and relocation

Anyone wishing to take up residence in Allschwil and who holds a foreign resident's I.D. can register at the administration center AllService (Einwohnerdienste). The registration is free of charge and has to be completed within fourteen days after moving here. You have to appear at the counter personally and bring along the following documents with you:

  • Passport from your country of origin
  • The Swiss foreign resident's I.D. which confirms your residence status
  • A confirmation from your employer or a work permit from the KIGA Pratteln
  • The rental contract or the deed of purchase for a residence in Allschwil
  • For families: marriage cerificate and the birth certificates of the children
  • Two photos of all members of the family


For further questions, please don't hesitate to contact our administration center AllService .
The staff will be happy to assist you in English during the following opening hours:

Monday07:00 - 19:00 h
Tuesday08:00 - 11:45 h
Wednesday08:00 - 11:45 h / 14:00 - 17:00 h
Thursday08:00 - 11:45 h
Friday08:00 - 11:45 h / 14:00 - 17:00 h


Phone: +41 (0)61 486 25 25
Fax: +41 (0)61 486 25 48
E-Mail

Apply for a foreign resident's I.D.:
Anyone wishing to move to Switzerland from abroad first has to apply for a foreign resident's
I.D. The application is also prepared by the administration center and forwarded by them to
the relevant office. The office responsible for issuing foreign resident's I.D.s is:

Amt für Migration
Parkstrasse 3
4402 Frenkendorf
phone: +41 (0)61 552 51 61
E-Mail

For further information please visit the German website (Reference LEBENSTHEMEN, Wohnen und Umziehen)

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