English translation of article 88 of the Swiss Insurance Supervision Act


Chapter 9: Final provisions
> Art. 87 Offences

This page contains an English translation of the below Article of the Swiss Insurance Supervision Act (ISA) and is part of a web based Swiss ISA commentary in German language. Should you require qualified written legal advice on the ISA from a Swiss lawyer please do not hesitate to contact: Melissa Gautschi

Article 88 of the Swiss Insurance Supervision Act 


1 The Federal Council is in charge of the implementation of this law.

2 It shall consult with interested organisations prior to issuing regulations.

3 Cantons shall retain the right to issue police regulations on fire insurance. They may impose moderate contributions on fire insurance companies for fire protection and the prevention of natural hazards in respect of the Swiss insurance portfolio, and may request from them, for this purpose, data on fire insurance sums in relation to their cantonal territory.