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Profile of registrant

Swiss Railways

Identification number in the register: 25697628409-67
Registration date: 23/03/12 12:20:50

The information on this organisation was last modified on 24/02/14 08:16:46
The date of the last annual update was 24/02/14 08:16:46

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Swiss Railways
Acronym: SBB
Legal status: Special Stock Corporation
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Companies & groups

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Reto Bleisch
Position: Director of Regulatory and International Affairs

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Reto Bleisch
Position: Director of Regulatory and International Affairs

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 6 Hochschulstrasse 
Berne 3000
Telephone number: (+41) 787972442
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information: Brussels office:

8, avenue de la joyeuse entrée
B-1040 Brussels
Tel. + 32 2 280 28 01
Fax + 32 2 280 28 06

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: - Represent the railway sector in Europe and the interest of Swiss Federal Railways.
- Provide officials with a transparent view and information related to the public transport sector
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • European

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 4
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

4th Railway Package
Recast of 1st Railway Package

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Competition
  • Trans-European Networks
  • Transport


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

- CER (Community of European Railways):
- UIC (International Union of Railways):

Financial data

Financial year: 06/2011 - 03/2012
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 150000  € - 200000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.