In accordance with the guiding principle Making Switzerland a leading digital innovation hub, digitalswitzerland is committed to the successful digitisation of Switzerland in the political arena. We actively communicate our ideas and positions to political decision-makers and the public.

Under the umbrella of digitalswitzerland, more than 200 organisations consisting of association members and politically neutral foundation partners work together transversally. Our political statements reflect exclusively the opinion of digitalswitzerland association and its members and not the opinion of the foundation’s members.

Recent statements


14 October 2021 – Revision of the Ordinance to the Federal Act on Data Protection
Read the statement (only in German)

13 October 2021 – Public consultation on the “e-ID mission”
To the press release and statement

15 September 2021 – Statement on the amendment of Ordinance 2 to the Labor Code
To the media release and statement

17 August 2021 – Statement on the redesign of e-voting trials
To the press release and statement: German and French

14 April 2021 – Swiss E-ID – Back to square one
Read the article

15 March 2021 – Letter regarding the political business “Provisional judicial opening, adaptation to changed business practice (digitalisation) [19.3448, Dobler]
Read the statement: German version, French Version

8 March 2021 – Rejection of E-ID law
To the press release