The permanent missions in Geneva, the international organisations in Switzerland and their staff members benefit from a certain number of privileges, immunities and facilities. The purpose of the following instructions is to provide them with information about the administrative rules and the procedures that apply in certain areas.
The Host State Division of the Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the Office of the United Nations and to the other international organisations in Geneva has created a manual on the regime of privileges, immunities and other facilities. These instructions are intended for the permanent missions, the international organisations and their staff members. The information is provided purely as an aid and is not legally binding on the Host State.