Information on the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Stay at home, even if the weather is fine. Now more than ever.

Canton of Basel-Stadt has provided information on the current appraisal of the situation relating to the coronavirus (COVID-19). This information is being constantly updated.

For general and medical questions concerning the coronavirus please contact the infoline of the Federal Office for Public Health FOPH: Tel. +41 58 463 00 00 (daily 24 hours)

For specific questions about the canton of Basel-Stadt you can find answers in the particular sections of this website. Should you not find the desired information, please call the infoline of the canton: Tel. 0800 463 666 (Mon-Sun 8:00 am - 5:00 pm). Please call the emergency numbers in urgent cases only.

Picture with link to page about the COVID certificate

Covid Certificate

The Covid Certificate is a way of documenting that somebody has been fully vaccinated against Covid-19, has recovered from Covid-19 or has tested negative for Covid-19.

Number of cases

Regularly updated dato on Covid-19 infections in the canton of Basel-Stadt. 

Current measures

Information on the measures taken in the canton of Basel-Stadt an the entire Switzerland.


Where can I get tested? What do I have to do and when? What to consider for isolation and quarantine?

Link to the information about the vaccination against corona in Basel-Stadt

Vaccination in the Canton of Basel-Stadt

Information on the vaccination in the cantonal vaccination centre in Messe Basel and in nursing homes.

Returning from risk areas

Online form for providing notification of entry from a region with a higher risk of infection.