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    Taking evidence

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    NB! Council Regulation (EC) No 1206/2001 has been replaced by Regulation (EU) 2020/1783 of the European Parliament and of the Council as of 1 July 2022.

    Notifications made under the new Regulation can be found here!


    Article 2 – Requested courts

    Click on the below link to view all competent authorities related to this Article.
    List of competent authorities

    Article 3 – Central body

    The central body referred to in Article 3 is: The Ministry of Justice (Ministerstwo Sprawiedliwości), Department for International Cooperation and Human Rights (Departament Współpracy Międzynarodowej i Praw Człowieka)

    Ministry of Justice (Ministerstwo Sprawiedliwości)
    Department for International Cooperation and Human Rights (Departament Współpracy Międzynarodowej i Praw Człowieka)
    Al. Ujazdowskie 11
    00-950 Warsaw
    Tel./Fax: +48 22 23-90-870 +48 22 628 09 49
    E-mail: dwmpc@ms.gov.pl

    Languages: Polish, English, German and French.

    Article 5 – Languages accepted for completion of the forms

    Under Article 5, the language accepted for requests is Polish.

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

    Documents may be sent by post only.

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

    Ministry of Justice (Ministerstwo Sprawiedliwości)

    Department for International Cooperation and Human Rights (Departament Współpracy Międzynarodowej i Praw Człowieka)

    Al. Ujazdowskie 11

    00-950 Warsaw

    Tel./Fax: +48 22 23-90-870 +48 22 628 09 49

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

    Not applicable

    Last update: 21/12/2023

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