Request a 1xy short number

Service description

You can request a 1xy short number to provide an emergency call service, air rescue service or safety information service.

Please note the following when ordering a 1xy short number:

  • The service must be available at all times (24/7/365) throughout all of Switzerland and in the three official languages (German, French and Italian).
  • OFCOM publishes the available and allocated 1xy short numbers and the addresses of their holders via its service Search for short numbers.

Please contact us to request a 1xy short number or if you have any specific questions or comments about 1xy short numbers using the service Contact for questions about telecom services.

Support - Contact

Federal Office of Communications
Zukunftstrasse 44
Postfach 256
CH-2501 Biel/Bienne

Tel.: +41 58 460 56 41
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