Matrimonial matters and matters of parental responsibility


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Family law – matrimonial matters and matters of parental responsibility

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Article 67 (a)

The names, addresses and contact details of the central authorities designated pursuant to Article 53:

Office of the Public Prosecutor attached to the Supreme Court of Justice (Parquet général près la Cour Supérieure de Justice)

Parquet Général

Cité Judiciaire, Bâtiment CR

Plateau du Saint-Esprit

L-2080 Luxembourg

Telephone:       +352 475981 / 336

Fax:        +352 470550


Article 67 (b)

The languages accepted for correspondence with the central authorities pursuant to Article 57(2) are: French, English and German.

Article 67 (c)

The languages accepted for the certificate concerning rights of access and the certificate concerning return of the child(ren) pursuant to Article 45(2) are: French, English and German.

Articles 21 and 29

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

- in Luxembourg, the presiding judge at the district court (Tribunal d’arrondissement).

Article 33

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

- in Luxembourg, the Court of Appeal (Cour d’appel).

Article 34

As provided for by Article 34, the judgment given on appeal may only be contested by:

- in Luxembourg, bringing an appeal on a point of law (pourvoi en cassation).

Last update: 04/05/2020

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