Event cancellation fund

Here you will find information about the measures for public events of significance above the cantonal level.

Overview of cantonal points of contact

The cantons are responsible for processing applications. The following link will take you to a list of the cantonal offices for health department authorisation and for receiving assurance of protection under the cancellation fund:

Cantonal points of contact

Number and volume of public events protected by the event cancellation fund

The following table contains the number of assurances granted by the cantons and the volume of the related commitments.

Applications can be submitted to the cantons until the end of February 2022.

Total number of public events assured: 110

Assured public events
Canton
Past events
Future events
Total of
commitments in CHF
Number
Amount in CHF
Number
Amount in CHF
AG 31'500'0602683'2542'183'314
AI00000
AR
The canton of Appenzell Ausserrhoden does not participate in the event cancellation fund
BE68'986'3871644'4009'630'787
BL1379'55500379'555
BS48'199'46734'256'24812'455'714
FR00000
GE00000
GL00000
GR63'571'5602118'097'20021'668'760
JU
The canton of Jura does not participate in the event cancellation fund
LU0056'676'8896'676'889
NE00000
NW
The canton of Nidwalden does not participate in the event cancellation fund
OW00000
SG61'465'984226'311'6357'777'619
SH1160'650118'162178'812
SO11'458'900001'458'900
SZ00000
TG26'201'000006'201'000
TI00000
UR
The canton of Uri does not participate in the event cancellation fund
VD00000
VS28'394'120008'394'120
ZG
The canton of Zug does not participate in the event cancellation fund
ZH127'909'057113'468'42511'377'481
Total4448'226'7396640'156'21288'382'951

Last updated: 15.10.21

Helpcenter

For answers to the most frequently asked questions about the Event cancellation fund, visit our helpcenter.

Contact Industry Associations

  • SMPA (Swiss Music Promoters Association): Swiss industry association of professional concert, show and festival promoters
  • Expo Event (Swiss LiveCom Association): association of the live communications industry
  • svtb-astt: Swiss association of technical stage and event professions
  • SBCK: Swiss Bar and Club Committee
  • PETZI: Association of Swiss Music Clubs and Festivals
  • SwissTopSports: SwissTopSport unites 20 of the largest sporting events
  • Swiss Football League: Promoting the Football in Switzerland

Media contact

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