Swiss authorities have announced that the L-Permit Quotas for EU nationals working in Switzerland for more than four months has been exhausted. The overall annual cap for L permits for EU nationals has dropped from 3,000 to 2,000 this year. As a result of this exhaustion, each canton is now establishing different procedures on how to handle the excess demand. Employers are advised to check with their respective canton for next steps.

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