Online payment and credit cards

Online payment is mainly possible for services and some sovereign fees specified by the IPI. Choose the relevant payment option on the respective online form.


The IPI accepts the following means of online payment (listed in alphabetical order):


  • MasterCard
  • PostFinance Card
  • PostFinance E-Finance
  • VISA


Credit card payments are regulated under Article 8 of the Fee Ordinance (available in German, French and Italian only).


All information that the IPI receives in connection with such payments is, of course, treated confidentially.