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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 conso>lidated 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