Letter of Intent
MAINs must be accompanied by a Letter of Intent (LoI) issued by the ministry in charge of coordinating the NDC or by the designated national authority competent under Article 6.
the LoI, the transferring country’s government affirms its intention to support
the activity and enter bilateral talks with the Swiss government. If a
bilateral agreement between the transferring country and Switzerland is already
in place, the requirement for a LoI may be replaced by specific provisions in the