The steering committee is responsible for the strategic management of the eGovernment Switzerland organisation. It is comprised of three political representatives each from all government levels.
The steering committee manages eGovernment Switzerland from a strategic viewpoint. It is responsible for the implementation of the eGovernment Strategy Switzerland. The committee has a total of nine members: three representatives each of the Confederation, the cantons and the communes. The Federal Council, the Conference of the Cantonal Governments of Switzerland, the Swiss Union of Cities and the Association of Swiss Communes appoint their representatives. The steering committee is chaired by the Head of the Federal Department of Finance (FDF). The tasks and responsibilities of the steering committee are defined in Articles 10 to 12 of the framework agreement.