The Swiss Federal Office of Energy (SFOE) participates in the organisation and implementation of the various licensing procedures, and prepares decision-making bases for the responsible federal department and the Federal Council. In addition, the SFOE takes the lead in the search for sites for deep geological repositories.
Swiss Federal Office of Energy
The SFOE authorises the transport of nuclear fuels and radioactive waste. It is responsible for carrying out internationally required control procedures, and for keeping precise inventories of fissile materials.