Post (P)

The Post Section:
  • systematically observes and analyses the market in the postal sector;
  • conducts market analyses in the context of the universal service regarding provision of the population with postal services and payment transaction services;
  • evaluates the characteristics and effects of opening up the market in the national and international context;
  • produces expert reports on the socio-economic effects of measures and regulatory instruments in the postal sector;
  • evaluates the Postal Act and the associated ordinance;
  • develops new basic legal principles;
  • deals with basic policy on postal matters for the Division;
  • evaluates applications for press support;
  • works closely with the Broadcasters Divison to incorporate findings from indirect press support into the analysis and development of the media landscape.

Specialist staff
Last modification 20.02.2015

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Annette Scherrer

Annette Scherrer

Head of Post