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ELI coordination

Organisation/state agency responsible for the ELI implementation

Swiss Federal Chancellery/Center of Official Publications

Responsible person(s)

Léonore Leresche

Contact email

Status of ELI implementation

Access to the ELI startpage

Level of implementation

  • The official website​​ contains the publications of the Official Collection, the Federal Gazette, the consolidated acts of the national and the international law in the Classified Compilation, as well as the documents concerning the consultation procedures.
  • Re-use the data from the federal legislation platform, as a form of “semantic web” and in line with the principles of Linked Open Data. The so called “Casemates​​” offers a SPARQL endpoint for searching and downloading metadata and legislative documents (PDF, DOCX, HTML, XML).
  • Since 30.05.2022, all new publications can be downloaded as XML files compatible with Akoma Ntoso.

URI template structure for pillar 1

Swiss legislation is published using the URI template described at

The namespace of the URIs is

Implemented metadata elements (only applicable for pillar 2)


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Last update: 19/01/2023