U.S. Swiss Safe Harbor Privacy Principles

Annex - List of U.S. Statutory Bodies Recognized by Switzerland

Switzerland recognizes the following U.S. government bodies as being empowered to investigate complaints and to obtain relief against unfair or deceptive practices as well as redress for individuals in case of non-compliance with the Principles implemented in accordance with the FAQs:

  • The Federal Trade Commission on the basis of its authority under Section 5 of the Federal Trade Commission Act.
  • The Department of Transportation on the basis of its authority under Title 49 United States Code Section 41712.

Other Privacy Principles



Onward Transfer


Data Integrity