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Matrimonial matters and matters of parental responsibility


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Article 67 (a)

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

Scottish Government

Central Authority & International Law Team

St Andrew’s House (GW15)

Regent Road

Edinburgh EH1 3DG

Tel.:                 +44 (0)131 244 4827/4832

Fax:                 +44 (0)131 244 4848

E-Mail: (Casework Manager);

Article 67 (b)

The languages accepted for communications to central authorities pursuant to Article 57(2): English, French.

Article 67 (c)

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

Articles 21 and 29

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

- in Scotland, the Court of Session.

Article 33

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

- in Scotland, the Court of Session, Outer House;

Article 34

The appeals provided for in Article 34 may be brought only:

- in Scotland, to the Court of Session, Inner House.

Last update: 28/02/2020

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