Local Hunting Authorities

Contact information for the hunting authorities around Zürich...

Hunting is permitted in Zürich and the rest of German-speaking Switzerland. Information on the hunting season, restrictions and permits in Zürich is available from the Fishing and Hunting Authorities (Fischerei- und Jagdverwaltung).

  • Fischerei- und Jagdverwaltung (in German)
    Amt für Landschaft und Natur, Baudirektion des Kt. Zürich
    At: Eschikon 7, 8315 Lindau
    Postal Address: Postfach, 8090 Zürich
    Tel: 052 397 70 70
    Fax: 052 397 70 80
    Open: Monday to Friday 08:00-11:30 and 13:30-16:00

Further Information

  • The Association of Swiss Hunters website Jagd Schweiz (in German)
  • For detailed information on wildlife and hunting, contact:
    The Swiss Agency for the Environment Forests and Landscape (SAEFL) (part of FOEN)
    Species Management Division in Berne
    Tel: 031 322 93 89
    Tel: 031 323 89 74