Tasks: data protection

The FDPIC oversees the application of federal data protection regulations.

Tasks: freedom of information

As Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner, the FDPIC is the mediation body for access to official documents


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.

In the media

A selection of articles about the FDPIC.


Here you can download all documents sorted by topics.

The main provisions

Here you can find out more about changes to the Data Protection Act, which came into force on 1 September 2023.