PRIVACY - Data protection for private customers and businesses

Data protection for private customers and businesses

CHF 1.60 monthly fee

CHF 19.- yearly fee, including VAT

As soon as a DOMAIN is registered, the address of the holder (and in some cases the phone number as well as e-mail address) is publicly available on the Whois database. By using our option PRIVACY you are able to protect your personal data. That means that switchplus will protect all of your personal information and provide the registry with the address information of a representative. By doing so, the address of the representative will be published on Whois and your contact details will remain hidden.

The product PRIVACY includes without limitation what is stated in the according and latest version of the factsheet and PRIVACY Service Agreement on the switchplus website.

Contact details in case of PRIVACY Abuse/Infringement: here
PRIVACY Provider contact: here

  • Subscription period according to the registration period of the DOMAIN.
  • All service features included in the price.
  • Advance payment without deduction due within 30 days from date of invoice.
  • Period of notice 35 days prior to the end of the respective subscription period.
  • Requirement: DOMAIN is registered with switchplus and assigned to the option PRIVACY.
  • General Terms and Conditions of switchplus ltd. apply.

Basic Features

The option PRIVACY can be applied to DOMAINs with the following endings

ccTLDs: .ac, .ag, .bz, .cc, .ch, .co, .fm, .io, .la, .lc, .li, .me, .mn, .pw, .sc, .sh, .so, .tm, .tv, .uk, .vc, .ws
gTLDs: .biz, .com, .info, .name, .net, .org
new gTLDs: .academy, .accountant, .accountants, .actor, .agency, .apartments, .associates, .auction, .band, .bar, .bargains, .bayern, .beer, .bet, .bike, .bingo, .black, .blue, .boutique, .builders, .business, .cab, .cafe, .camera, .camp, .capital, .cards, .care, .careers, .casa, .cash, .casino, .catering, .center, .chat, .cheap, .church, .city, .claims, .cleaning, .clinic, .clothing, .cloud, .club, .coach, .codes, .coffee, .college, .community, .company, .computer, .condos, .construction, .consulting, .contractors, .cooking, .cool, .country, .coupons, .courses, .credit, .creditcard, .cruises, .dance, .dating, .deals, .degree, .delivery, .democrat, .dental, .design, .diamonds, .digital, .direct, .directory, .discount, .dog, .domains, .download, .earth, .education, .email, .energy, .engineer, .engineering, .enterprises, .equipment, .estate, .events, .exchange, .expert, .exposed, .express, .fail, .family, .fans, .farm, .fashion, .finance, .financial, .fish, .fishing, .fit, .fitness, .flights, .florist, .football, .forsale, .foundation, .fund, .furniture, .futbol, .fyi, .gallery, .garden, .gifts, .gives, .glass, .gold, .golf, .graphics, .gratis, .green, .gripe, .group, .guide, .guru, .haus, .healthcare, .hockey, .holdings, .holiday, .horse, .house, .immo, .immobilien, .industries, .ink, .institute, .insure, .international, .investments, .irish, .jewelry, .kaufen, .kim, .kitchen, .kiwi, .kyoto, .land, .lease, .legal, .life, .lighting, .limited, .limo, .link, .live, .loan, .loans, .lol, .love, .ltd, .luxury, .maison, .management, .market, .marketing, .mba, .media, .memorial, .men, .miami, .mobi, .moda, .moe, .money, .mortgage, .movie, .nagoya, .network, .news, .ngo, .ninja, .okinawa, .one, .online, .osaka, .partners, .parts, .photography, .photos, .pictures, .pink, .pizza, .place, .plumbing, .plus, .poker, .press, .productions, .properties, .protection, .pub, .quebec, .racing, .recipes, .red, .rehab, .reisen, .rent, .rentals, .repair, .report, .rest, .restaurant, .reviews, .rip, .rocks, .rodeo, .run, .sale, .salon, .sarl, .school, .schule, .security, .services, .shiksha, .shoes, .show, .singles, .site, .ski, .soccer, .social, .software, .solar, .solutions, .soy, .srl, .store, .stream, .studio, .study, .style, .sucks, .supplies, .supply, .support, .surf, .surgery, .systems, .tax, .taxi, .team, .tech, .technology, .tennis, .theater, .theatre, .tickets, .tienda, .tips, .tires, .today, .tokyo, .tools, .top, .tours, .town, .toys, .training, .tube, .university, .uno, .vacations, .ventures, .vet, .viajes, .video, .villas, .vin, .vip, .vision, .vodka, .vote, .voyage, .watch, .website, .wedding, .wiki, .win, .wine, .work, .works, .world, .wtf, .xyz, .yoga, .yokohama, .zone
as well as more after their launch

Legal owner

Despite your personal address information being hidden, you remain the legal owner of your DOMAIN

Keeping your anonymity and privacy towards third parties

switchplus will protect your personal data. Not the address of the holder but the address of the representative will be publicly available on Whois. Your privacy is kept and you will be anonymous on the Internet. Any correspondence concerning your DOMAIN will still be sent directly to you.

Identity theft and domain hijacking

Protect yourself against domain hijacking and identity theft by hiding your personal information form the public

Junk e-mails, spam and fraud

Minimise unwanted newsletters, advertisement, junk or fraud e-mails

No more unwanted calls

Your phone number will not be published on Whois, which will prevent telemarketing agents and other unwanted callers from getting in touch with you.


Our IT infrastructure offers an average annual uptime of at least 99.9%, including 24/7 server monitoring, daily backup of your data and customer service (Monday – Friday, 9 – 12 h and 14 – 17 h), available by phone and e-mail.