Radio and television

Broadcasting Directives regulate the dissemination of radio and TV

The Federal Council has issued the new Directives for the dissemination of radio and TV programme services in the long, medium and short-wave bands plus the VHF and UHF bands.

List of events of considerable social significance

The Federal Department for the Environment, Traffic, Energy and Communications ("DETEC") has adopted a list of events that should remain free-of-charge in our country and should not be offered as "Pay-per-View" TV programmes.

Instructions for VHF network planning

The instructions for VHF network planning (VHF instructions) adopted by the Federal Council define the local/regional coverage areas of the individual radio stations and stipulate the number of the respective licensed radio stations.