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When you move, it is important to notify your commune of residence of your departure and register with your new commune of residence. If you move home in the cantons of Aargau, Appenzell Ausserhoden, Glarus, in some communes of the canton of Grisons, Schwyz, St. Gallen, Uri, Zurich or Zug you can register your move online.
Most communes require you to notify them of your departure or register with them in person. In general, you are expected to register with your new commune of residence within 14 days of your move.
Are you moving home in the cantons of Aargau, Appenzell Ausserhoden, Glarus, Grisons, Schwyz, St. Gallen, Uri, Zurich or Zug? Then you can register your move online by using the "eUmzug" service. Moving home (Umzug) is defined as a change of address within the same commune or leaving your current commune of residence to move to another commune.
To be able to use the service, you must be 18 or over and have legal capacity. Weekly residents are not entitled to use this service.
Take the following documents with you:
If you are moving to an address within the same commune, simply notify the residents' registration office of your change of address.
If you own a dog, you will also need to notify your previous commune and register your pet with your new commune of residence.