Matrimonial matters and matters of parental responsibility - Croatia


Article 67 (a)

Article 67 (b)

Article 67 (c)

Articles 21 and 29

Article 33

Article 34

Article 67 (a)

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

the Ministry of Demography, Family Affairs, Youth and Social Policy (Ministarstvo za demografiju, obitelj, mlade i socijalnu politiku)

Trg Nevenke Topalušić 1

10000 Zagreb

Web: http://www.mdomsp.hr/

E-mail: ministarstvo@mdomsp.hr

Tel.: +385 1 555 7111

Fax: +385 1 555 7222

Article 67 (b)

The languages accepted for communications to central authorities pursuant to Article 57(2):

(a) Croatian or English for communication with the central authorities;

(b) Croatian for applications.

Article 67 (c)

The languages accepted for the certificate concerning rights of access pursuant to Article 45(2):

Croatian

Articles 21 and 29

The applications provided for by Articles 21 and 29 must be submitted to the following courts:

Municipal courts receive and decide on applications for a declaration of enforceability.

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Article 33

The appeal provided for by Article 33 must be lodged with the following courts:

Appeals are lodged with courts of second instance (county courts) via the court of first instance that adopted the decision (a municipal court).

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Article 34

Appeals pursuant to Article 34:

The judgment given on appeal may be contested by one of the parties submitting a motion for a retrial (Articles 421-428 of the Civil Procedure Act). A motion for a retrial must be submitted to the court which adopted the judgment at first instance (a municipal court).

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Last update: 05/07/2018