Economic Development -- Our services -- Muttenz as a place for business -- Administration -- Real estate



Economic Development Muttenz
Kirchplatz 3, Postfach
CH-4132 Muttenz 
Tel. +41 61 466 62 01

Muttenz - an attractive business location, Jan 2014

Our objectives:
• To encourage established businesses to remain
• To encourage new businesses to relocate
• To launch image promotion programmes with partners in the region
• To preserve our quality of life
• To utilise and consolidate the advantages of our location

Our services
We believe that “Your project is our project”. We will provide practical and efficient support for your investment project in Muttenz:
• Provision of contacts/local information
• Support in establishing contacts with local authorities
• Support with finding real estate/building land
• Information for companies from abroad : The online desk for companies
EasyGov makes the necessary administrative tasks simple, fast and efficient. This secure and reliable platform allows companies to electronically process authorization, application and reporting procedures in a single location. It is currently available mainly at the federal level and will in the future also be available in many cantonal authorities and at a municipal level. EasyGov relieves and saves costs - for both companies and the authorities.

Business development for Basel-Stadt and Baselland (BaselArea)
Metrobasel: Partner for the tri-national region of Basel

Online service point
Please outline your comment or request and send it by e-mail to Economic Development Muttenz with the following Contact form
For reasons of data security, please do not use this form to send confidential or sensitive information to Economic Development Muttenz; send this by post or by fax only.
Economic Development Muttenz will contact you at the earliest opportunity.

Muttenz as a place for business
For many years, Muttenz has maintained an excellent infrastructure comprising a wide range of social, cultural, sporting and leisure facilities. Thanks to the efficient tram, bus and rail connections, the considerable cultural attractions of the city of Basel are just minutes away.

LINKS Transport:
Basel Passenger Shipping Company
Basler Verkehrsbetriebe, BVB (trams and buses in Basel)
BLT Baselland Transport AG
Die Post (Swiss Post Services)
Schweizerische Bundesbahnen, SBB (Swiss Federal Railways)
Tarifverbund Nordwestschweiz, TNW (Northwest fares network

Other LINKS:
Clubs in Muttenz
Swimming pool Muttenz
Children Daycare Centres
Social organisations in Muttenz

Trade, commerce and industry
The commercial sector of Muttenz is highly diverse, with numerous trading and service companies and renowned industrial enterprises, some of which are global players. To a large extent, the interests of the business community are represented by the Association of Trade, Commerce and Industry, which has around 230 members.
Directory of companies in Muttenz
Association of Trade, Commerce and Industry "KMU Muttenz"

Education and science
The municipality of Muttenz provides education at every level, from kindergarten and grammar school to the GIBM technical college and the University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland with its schools of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geomatics and Life Sciences and Technology.

LINKS Municipal schools:
Kindergarden, primary schools and secondary schools
AMS music school Muttenz

Higher education:
Muttenz grammar school
GIBM technical college Muttenz
Muttenz commercial association
University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland

Geography and population
Coordinates: 47°31' north 7°39' east.
Muttenz is situated east of Basel at the base of the Wartenberg; the town has a surface area of 16.6 square kilometres and a population of around 17,000.
Industrial, commercial and trading companies of all sizes provide jobs for over 14,000 people, half of whom live in Muttenz. This makes Muttenz the municipality with the largest number of jobs in the canton of Baselland.

Map of Muttenz(Ortsplan)
Muttenz in photographs
cantonal statistics Baselland, e.g. for Muttenz

Administration and local authorities
The people of Muttenz are served by around 140 administrative officers.
The staff of the general administration and construction planning office are available to offer advice by telephone from Monday to Friday 8 – 11.45am noon and 1.45–5 pm; the public counter at Kirchplatz 3 is open from 9–11 am and 2–4 pm (until 6.30 pm on Wednesdays).

The political life of Muttenz is influenced by numerous political parties.
Political decisions are taken by the municipal assembly in time-honoured democratic fashion.

Policy, taxation and key financial data

Real estate
Are you looking for the right location for your operation in Muttenz? Do you have an interesting proposal to make?
In partnership with the Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank, the municipality can help you find the right property in Muttenz.

You can search our portfolio by category:
Search for commercial properties
Search for apartments and houses
Search for building land/plots

For more real estate offers, houses and appartments please visit on internet pages like, www.homegate,, and others.


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