Mutual recognition of protection measures in civil matters

National information concerning Regulation No. 606/2013

General information

The Regulation (EU) No. 606/2013 on mutual recognition of protection measures in civil matters sets up a mechanism allowing for a direct recognition of protection orders issued as a civil law measure between Member States.

Thus if you benefit from a civil law protection order issued in the Member State of your residence you may invoke it directly in other Member States by presenting a certificate to competent authorities certifying your rights.

The Regulation applies as of 11 January 2015.

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More information on mutual recognition of protection measures can be found on the dedicated page.

Last update: 16/01/2023

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