Experimental releases of PO require federal authorisation.
The Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) is responsible for issuing licences to release PO for experimental purposes. The Release Ordinance (Art. 12-14, 17, 18, 20, 22, 36-41 RO) regulates this procedure.
Applications should be submitted to:
Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN)
Tel. 058 462 93 49
Information on applications, status of procedures, decisions; ongoing and completed experimental releases of POs.
B/CH/00/02 (B00002): Application for authorisation to release natural isolates of the insect-pathogenic fungus Erynia neoaphidis (PDF, 84 kB, 11.09.2009)
Last modification 31.08.2021