SWISS NATIONAL BUREAU OF INSURANCE

Swiss National Bureau of Insurance

The NBI covers the damages caused by foreign motor vehicles in Switzerland and in Liechtenstein. The NBI also fulfils the tasks of the information centre and coordinates the conclusion of frontier insurance policies.

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SWISS NATIONAL GUARANTEE FUND

Swiss National Guarantee Fund

The NGF covers the damages caused in Switzerland by unidentified or uninsured motor vehicles, trailers, bicycles and devices assimilated to vehicles. The NGF also intervenes in case of bankruptcy of the competent Swiss MTPL insurer and fulfils the tasks of the compensation body.

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INFORMATION CENTRE

Information Centre

The Information Centre gives road traffic victims and social insurance bodies the information they need in order to be able to introduce a compensation claim.  

Information Centre...

COMPENSATION BODY

Compensation Body

Claimants residing in Switzerland can address their motor third party liability claims from damages caused in Switzerland to the Compensation Body of the Swiss National Guarantee Fund in case of violation of legal obligations in respect of claims handling.

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NEWS

War in Ukraine

Following the Russian Federation's military invasion into Ukraine and the subsequent refugee crisis, CoB member states are confronted with a certain number of UA-registered vehicles entering their territory.

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Withdrawal of Israel from the Council of Bureaux

The membership of the Insurance Bureau of Israel in the Council of Bureaux (CoB) has ended on 31.12.2021. Read here what the most important consequences of the withdrawal are:

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Change of the distinguishing sign of vehicles registered in the United Kingdom

The United Kingdom will change the distinguishing sign previously used in international traffic for vehicles registered in this state from "GB" to "UK" as of 28 September 2021.

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