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Construction of federal asylum centres

State Secretariat for Migration, Federal Office for Buildings and Logistics

Key facts

On 5 June 2016, the Swiss people accepted the draft on an accelerated asylum procedure. 18 federal asylum centres housing 5000 beds and creating 630 jobs in six regions in Switzerland are to be built with a cost ceiling of CHF 583 million.