Drink-Driving in Switzerland


30 alcohol-related road deaths (in 2018)

BAC limits

0.5 stardard

0.1 for novice and professional drivers

Enforcement: alcohol testing at collision site

In most cantons, tests are done systematically. In some cantons, tests are done according to the severity of the collision, the suspicion of alcohol consumption, the type of road user, the time when the collision occurred, etc.

Rehabilitation and Alcohol Interlock programmes

No Alcohol Interlocks programme in place.

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