FINDING COMPETENT COURTS/AUTHORITIES
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.
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
Office of the State Advocate, Casa Scaglia, 16, Triq M.A. Vassalli, Valletta VLT1311
Tel: (00356) 22265000
Article 5 – Languages accepted for completion of the forms
Official language: English
Article 6 – Means accepted for transmission of requests and other communications
Courts may receive requests both by fax and e-mail.
Article 17 – Central body or competent authority(ies) responsible for decisions on requests for direct taking of evidence
Office of the State Advocate, Casa Scaglia, 16, Triq M.A. Vassalli, Valletta, VLT1311
Tel: 00356 22265000
Article 21 – Agreements or arrangements to which Member States are parties and which comply with the conditions in Article 21(2)
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Last update: 22/01/2021