The Federal Statistical Office (FSO) charges the following costs for issuing and extending an LEI. These fees are valid from 15 January 2019:

Issue of a new LEI* Annual LEI-Renewal*
CHF 75.- CHF 60.-
*VAT excluded.
*The fees include the annual contribution per new or renewed LEI that is required to finance the operations of the GLEIF (Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation).

An LEI application or LEI renewal is only possible online via an order at

Transfer to FSO from another LOU (or vice-versa) is also done via and free of charge. After the transfer, the LEI remains active (status = “ISSUED”) until the renewal date is reached.


Federal Statistical Office Espace de l'Europe 10
CH-2010 Neuchâtel
+41 (0)800 000 770

From Monday to Friday

08.30-11.30 ans 14.00-16.00


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