UK-Switzerland Services Mobility Agreement

Documents related to the UK-Switzerland Services Mobility Agreement.

The Services Mobility Agreement (SMA) allows UK professionals to work in Switzerland for up to 90 days without a work permit from 1 January 2021. Swiss professionals will be able to deliver contracts in the UK in key skilled sectors through the Tier 5 International Agreement visa.

The SMA also establishes a working group, through which the UK and Switzerland aim to develop a comprehensive agreement on the recognition of professional qualifications for service suppliers working in each other’s markets.

The UK and Switzerland have agreed to extend the agreement for an additional 3 years bringing the expiration date to December 31 2025.


Published 22 December 2020
Last updated 21 November 2022 + show all updates
  1. Updated the details as the agreement has been extended for an additional 3 years. Also added the political declaration clarifying entry routes for Swiss service providers to the collection.

  2. First published.