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Old 16.01.2015, 12:40
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Missing in action: AHV number

Hello,

I moved away from Switzerland a few years ago, but now my husband needs my AHV number for pension. Handily, I've misplaced all my Swiss paperwork. Does anyone know how I can go about finding out my number?
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Old 16.01.2015, 12:42
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Re: Missing in action: AHV number

Contact the HR department of your last employer?
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Re: Missing in action: AHV number

Hiya
Just get in touch with the AHV offices in the Canton where y' last worked.
They should have all detais in their computers.
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Old 16.01.2015, 13:16
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Re: Missing in action: AHV number

You might have more luck in the Gemeinde / Commune office where you last lived, it will be on your file. They issue the AHV / AVS numbers.
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Re: Missing in action: AHV number

When I was in this situation a few years ago I wasn't able to trace it through any of the federal channels, as I had also moved Kanton since the change from 11-digit to 13-digit numbers.

In the end it was the simplest thing in the world to pick up the phone and ask my HR department what it was.
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. . . or here https://www.ch.ch/en/ahv-card/ and follow the link for a new card for people resident abroad.
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