Five Divisions in the service of public transport

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The Federal Office of Transport (FOT) is one of the seven Offices of the Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications (DETEC). The FOT is organised according to its major business activities, is characterised by a clear separation of planning and financing, and by its central position in safety supervision.

The FOT is subdivided into five divisions:

  • Policies
  • Finance
  • Safety
  • Infrastructure
  • Business Administration and Organisation

The subpages describe the fields of activity and competencies of the Director and the individual Divisions and Sections.