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 means of communication for the central authorities designated pursuant to Article 53:

The Central authority for the whole of Italy is ‘il Dipartimento per la Giustizia Minorile di Comunità’

Via Damiano Chiesa, 24

00136 Roma

Telephone:         +39 06 68188326; 06 68188331; 06 68188335

Fax:                 +39 06 68808085

Electronic mail:

Article 67 (b)

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

Article 67 (c)

For the certificate on access rights and the return of a child – Article 45(2): Italian, English, French.

Articles 21 and 29

The applications provided for by Articles 21 and 29 should be lodged with the courts listed below:

in Italy, the 'Corte d'appello'

Article 33

The appeals provided for in Article 33 should be lodged with the courts listed below:

in Italy, the ‘Corte d'appello’.

Article 34

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

in Italy, by appeal on a point of law (cassazione).

Last update: 03/01/2020

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