Since 1893, the Hague Conference on Private International Law, a melting pot of different legal traditions, has developed and serviced Conventions which respond to global needs in the following areas: conference room at the Hague Academy - photographer: Peter de Ruig
International protection of children, family and property relations: International legal co-operation and litigation: International commercial and finance law:
  • International protection of children
  • International child support and other forms of family maintenance
  • International protection of adults
  • Relations between (former) spouses
  • Wills, trusts, estates
  • International legal and administrative co-operation
         - Apostille Section
           (incl. e-APP)
         - Service Section
         - Evidence Section
  • Jurisdiction and enforcement of judgments
  • Contracts
  • Torts
  • Securities 
  • Trusts
  • Recognition of companies
  • News & Events

    International conference on "Cross Border Co-operation in Civil and Commercial Matters through Hague Conventions", Rabat
    European Union to deposit instrument of approval for 2005 Convention on Choice of Court Agreements
    Vacancy at the Permanent Bureau for a French-speaking translator/reviser [more] Paraguay Promulgates the Law based on the Draft Hague Principles on Choice of Law in International Commercial Contracts