Welcome to the Evidence Section

 Text of the Convention
 Updated list of Contracting States
    (status table)
    How to read the status table

 Central and other Authorities
    (contact details, practical information)

 Acceptances of accessions 

 Explanatory documents

 Recommended Model for Letters
    of Request

 Special Commissions

 Questionnaires and Responses


 Taking of evidence by video-link  

Experts' Group on the Use of Video-link and Other Modern Technologies in the Taking of Evidence Abroad (2-4 December 2015, The Hague, the Netherlands)

The taking of evidence by video-link under the Hague Evidence Convention  (Prel. Doc. No 6 of December 2008)