Overview of UID services

The UID has been introduced in the large business registers of the administration. The commercial and VAT registers have been using it since 2014. The 90 AHV/AVS compensation funds and the Federal Customs Administration have been using it since 2016.

The following overview shows the situation with regard to introducing the UID in the different registers.

Contact

Federal Statistical Office Enterprise Identification Number (UID)
Espace de l'Europe 10
CH-2010 Neuchâtel
Switzerland
Tel.
+41 800 20 20 10

From Monday to Friday
08.30–11.30 and 14.00–16.00

uid@bfs.admin.ch

Remark

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https://www.bfs.admin.ch/content/bfs/en/home/registers/enterprise-register/enterprise-identification/uid-services/overview.html