List of authorities intervening in each stage of the procedure

Switzerland

Country Report: List of authorities intervening in each stage of the procedure Last updated: 30/11/20

Author

Swiss Refugee Council Visit Website

 

Stage of the procedure

Competent authority (EN)

Competent authority (FR)

Decision on / denial of entry

 

 

  1. At the border

Border police

Police des frontières

  1. At the airport

Airport police

Police aéroportuaire

  1. After lodging asylum claim at the airport

State Secretariat for Migration

Secrétariat d’Etat aux migrations

Application

State Secretariat for Migration

Secrétariat d’Etat aux migrations

Dublin (responsibility assessment)

State Secretariat for Migration

Secrétariat d’Etat aux migrations

Refugee status determination

State Secretariat for Migration

Secrétariat d’Etat aux migrations

Airport procedure

State Secretariat for Migration

Secrétariat d’Etat aux migrations

Appeal procedure

Federal Administrative Court

Tribunal administratif fédéral

Subsequent application

State Secretariat for Migration

Secrétariat d’Etat aux migrations

 

Table of contents

  • Statistics
  • Overview of the legal framework
  • Overview of the main changes since the previous report update
  • Asylum Procedure
  • Reception Conditions
  • Detention of Asylum Seekers
  • Content of International Protection