Welcome to the Swiss Emissions Trading Registry


Important information

Due to the limited support possibilities in connection with the coronavirus, longer response times must be expected.

Information for ETS installation operators: The deadline for the surrendering of emission allowances (30.04.2020) in the emissions trading registry is extended to 31.08.2020.

Information on linking the Swiss-EU emissions trading systems can be found at Swiss-EU ETS Linking.

Opening hours

The Registry helpdesk is available from Monday to Friday, from 9am to 12pm (local time), except on public holidays
(Tel.: +41 58 462 05 66, Email: emissionsregistry@bafu.admin.ch).

The Registry helpdesk will be closed on the following dates: 25 December 2020 / 1 January 2021.

Auctions

The auction from 08.06.2020 (12:00) to 10.06.2020 (17:00) was cancelled without any award on the basis of Article 48 paragraph 2 letter b of the CO2 Ordinance, as the clearing price differed significantly from the applicable price on the secondary market in the EU.

Next auctions:

  • Monday, 02.11.2020, 12:00 (local time) to Wednesday, 04.11.2020, 17:00 (local time): 90’000 CHU2
  • A final auction of CHU2 from the commitment period 2013-2020 is expected to take place in the first quarter of 2021.

In accordance with Article 48 paragraph 2 letter b of the CO2 Ordinance, the FOEN may cancel an auction without making an award if the clearing price during the auction period differs significantly from the applicable price on the secondary market in the EU.

Additional information is available at Auction of emissions allowances.