Brussels IIa Regulation - Matrimonial matters and matters of parental responsibility


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Article 67 (a)

The names, addresses and means of communication for the central authorities designated pursuant to Article 53:

the central authority for the whole of Italy is the Department of Juvenile and Community Justice (Dipartimento per la Giustizia Minorile e di Comunità)

Via Damiano Chiesa, 24

00136 Rome

Telephone:         +39 06 68188326; Tel. 06 68188331. 06 68188335

Fax:                 +39 06 68808085


Certified email:

Article 67 (b)

The languages accepted for communications to central authorities pursuant to Article 57(2): Italian, French, English.

Article 67 (c)

For the certificate on access rights and the return of a child – Article 45(2): Italian, English, French.

Articles 21 and 29

The applications provided for by Articles 21 and 29 should be lodged with the courts listed below:

- in Italy, the 'Corte d'appello'

Article 33

The appeals provided for in Article 33 should be lodged with the courts listed below:

- in Italy, the ‘Corte d'appello’.

Article 34

The appeals provided for in Article 34 may be brought only:

- in Italy, by appeal on a point of law (cassazione).


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Last update: 11/01/2024

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