Rules of Court

Rules of Court

Rules of Court (entry into force 1 July 2014)

Rules of Court* (Italian version - entry into force 1 May 2013)

* Translations into Italian were commissioned by the Italian Government

Report on the implementation of the revised rule on the lodging of new applications:

Report on Rule 47

Practice Directions

Practice directions are issued by the President of the Court to provide clarification on aspects of the Court's procedure. They concern:


* The translations into non-official languages come from various sources. Only the English and French versions have been validated by the Court.