Tasks: data protection

The FDPIC oversees the application of federal data protection regulations.

Auftrag & Aufgaben: das Öffentlichkeitsprinzip

Der EDÖB setzt sich für das Recht auf Zugang zu amtlichen Dokumenten der Bundesverwaltung ein. 


The FDPIC cooperates with domestic and foreign authorities and advises Swiss companies on how to implement projects in a data protection-compliant manner.

Jobs at the FDPIC

Current job offers.

The Commissioner

Adrian Lobsiger has been in office as the Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner (FDPIC) since 2016.

Contact form application for access of FDPIC

As a federal authority, the FDPIC is also subject to the FoIA. To obtain access to official FDPIC documents, you can use this contact form.


Here you can download all documents sorted by topics.

The new Data Protection Act

Here you can find out everything about the new Data Protection Act, which comes into force on 1.9.2023.