FINDING COMPETENT COURTS
The search tool below will help you to identify court(s)/authority(ies) competent for a specific European legal instrument. Please note that although every effort has been made to ascertain the accuracy of the results, there may be some exceptional cases concerning the determination of competence that are not necessarily covered.
Languages for the transmission of applications
In accordance with Article 11(1), Luxembourg accepts the following languages:
- French and
Application forms for compensation
In Luxembourg, people seeking compensation are not required to complete a specific form.
Victims of a crime simply need to send a letter giving the date, place and details of the crime.
They should enclose copies of any documents in support of their compensation claim (copy of the police report, any court decisions that may have been handed down, supporting documents proving their total incapacity for work, permanent disability, increase in outgoings or reduction in income, and documents describing their disability, to ensure that they receive effective and adequate compensation from the offender).
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