Taking evidence

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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

MINISTERO DELLA GIUSTIZIA (Ministry of Justice)

Dipartimento Affari di Giustizia

Direzione Generale della Giustizia Civile

Ufficio I - Affari civili internazionali

Vía Arenula n. 70

00186 - ROME - ITALY

Tel.: + 39 06 6885 2480/2517

Fax: + 39 06 6889 7529

Email: ufficio2.dgcivile.dag@giustizia.it

Article 5 – Languages accepted for completion of the forms

Italian

Or: forms completed in the language of the requesting country, provided that they are accompanied by an Italian translation certified by a public authority or by an official translator.

Article 6 – Means accepted for transmission of requests and other communications

Requests relating to the taking of evidence may be sent by post or fax.

Article 17 – Central body or competent authority(ies) responsible for decisions on requests for direct taking of evidence

MINISTERO DELLA GIUSTIZIA (Ministry of Justice)

Dipartimento Affari di Giustizia

Direzione Generale della Giustizia Civile

Ufficio I - Affari civili internazionali -

Vía Arenula n. 70

00186 - ROME - ITALY

Tel.: + 39 06 6885 2480/2517

Fax: + 39 06 6889 7529

Email: ufficio2.dgcivile.dag@giustizia.it

Article 21 – Agreements or arrangements to which Member States are parties and which comply with the conditions in Article 21(2)

Italy does not intend to make use of the option to maintain or conclude agreements or arrangements with other EU Member States to further facilitate the taking of evidence, as it is of the view that the provisions contained in Regulation (EC) No 1206/2001 are appropriate and sufficient.

Last update: 26/06/2019

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