Taking evidence


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Taking evidence

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Article 2 – Requested courts

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List of competent authorities

Article 3 – Central body

Office of the State Advocate, Casa Scaglia, 16, Triq M.A. Vassalli, Valletta VLT1311

Tel:       (00356) 22265000

Email: info@stateadvocate.mt

Article 5 – Languages accepted for completion of the forms

Official language: English

Article 6 – Means accepted for transmission of requests and other communications

Courts may receive requests both by fax and e-mail.

Article 17 – Central body or competent authority(ies) responsible for decisions on requests for direct taking of evidence

Office of the State Advocate, Casa Scaglia, 16, Triq M.A. Vassalli, Valletta, VLT1311

Tel: 00356 22265000

Email: info@stateadvocate.mt

Article 21 – Agreements or arrangements to which Member States are parties and which comply with the conditions in Article 21(2)

Agreements: None

Last update: 22/01/2021

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