International Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal, Civil and Administrative Matters

Elorge – Databank of Swiss Localities and Courts

For every Swiss town or village foreign judicial authorities should be able to trace on the internet the judicial authority competent for mutual legal assistance requests and requests for service of documents in civil and criminal matters.


For the complete documentation see the pages in German, French or Italian.



Press releases

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Last modification 30.08.2023

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Federal Office of Justice
International Legal Assistance Division
Bundesrain 20
CH-3003 Bern
T +41 58 462 11 20
F +41 58 462 53 80

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