Switzerland: in prison abroad

Information on Switzerland’s legal and prison systems for British prisoners, their family and friends.



Explains how to:

  • arrange visits
  • send money to a prisoner
  • apply for a transfer to a UK prison

See also help if you’re arrested abroad

Published 15 March 2013
Last updated 18 January 2022 + show all updates
  1. Prisoner pack guidance has been reviewed and updated.

  2. Updated version uploaded.

  3. Updated version April 2013

  4. First published.