Privacy Library


Privacy Law and Regulations

National-Federal Laws and Regulations
Federal Law on Data Protection (Revised, not in effect until 2022)
Federal Act on Data Protection of 19 June 1992
Ordinance to the Federal Act on Data Protection (FDPO) of 14 June 1993 (amended version in force as of 1 December 2010)
Swiss DPA Recognition of EU Standard Contractual Clauses for Data Transfers to Inadequate Countries
General information on the Swiss Federal Act on Data Protection
DPA Recommendations
Concerning certain types of data and ways in which they should be handled.  Some Recommendations are available in other languages.
Sectoral Privacy Laws and Regulations
Genetic Data
Access to SWIFT Transaction Data
Data protection issues relating to the use of RFID technology
Biometric Data
Commerce and economy


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