If so, then you’re not alone! At least 100,000people sharing a similar situation livein Switzer-land. They are commonly referred to as «Sans-Papiers» or «illegal immigrants.» Most of themareworkerswithout a regulated residence per-mit. In reality, they clean, work as nannies, laboron construction sites, take part in the restaurantindustryorworkfor farmers.Even if you live in Switzerland without a resi-dence permit, you have basic rights. Humanrights are not connected to a residence status – they apply to all!This brochure contains useful information foreveryday use and clarifies your basic rights. Addi- tional assistance and information can be gainedfrom solidarity groups, trade unions and lawyers(see addresses on back).
Do you reside andwork in Switzerland withoutaresidence permit?
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