Summary penalty orders and other orders

Summary penalty orders, no proceedings orders and orders abandoning proceedings issued by the OAG may be made accessible to persons not involved in the proceedings subject to certain conditions.

Requests for access to files under the Freedom of Information Act (FoIA)

The Freedom of Information Act (FoIA) primarily covers documents on administrative matters relating to the OAG and its tasks.

Access the OAG archives

Documents in the archives of the Office of the Attorney General of Switzerland may be accessed by the general public free of charge on expiry of the protective period. The protective period for OAG documents is normally 50 years.

Requests for information under the Data Protection Act (FADP)

Anyone can ask the Office of the Attorney General of Switzerland for information on whether the OAG has processed data relating to them. Applicants must file a written request with proof of identity.