Italy - Central Authority & practical information

Central Authority(ies):

Ufficio unico degli ufficiali giudiziari presso la corte di appello di Roma

Contact details:

Address: Ufficio Unico Ufficiali Giudiziari presso la Corte d'Appello di Roma
Viale Giulio Cesare, 52 
00192 ROMA
Telephone: +3906-3283 67058
+3906-3283 67059 
Fax: +3906-3283 67933
E-mail: unep.ca.roma@giustizia.it
General website: Currently undergoing update
Contact person: Sezione Atti Esteri - UNEP di Roma
Languages spoken by staff: Italian, English.

 

Practical Information:
(The following information was provided by the relevant State authorities or was obtained from the replies to the 2003 and/or 2008 Service Convention Questionnaires)

Forwarding authorities
(Art. 3(1)):
Ufficio Unico Ufficiali Giudiziari existing in each Tribunale and Corte di Appello
Methods of service
(Art. 5(1)(2)):

The receiving Central Authority sends the request to the local Bailiff. (Ufficio Unico Ufficiali Giudiziari at the local Tribunale or Corte di Appello). The document is served in accordance with Art. 5 of the Convention. 

Translation requirements
(Art. 5(3)):

Pursuant to Article 5(3) of the Convention Italy will require the document translated into the Italian Language

Costs relating to execution of the request for service
(Art. 12):

No costs are charged in relation to the execution of the request of service.

Time for execution of request: -
Oppositions and declarations
(Art. 21(2)):
-
Art. 8(2): No opposition
Art. 10(a): No opposition 
Art. 10(b): No opposition
Art. 10(c): No opposition
Art. 15(2): No declaration of applicability
Art. 16(3): No declaration of applicability

Derogatory channels (bilateral or multilateral agreements or internal law permitting other transmission channels)
(Arts. 11, 19, 24 and 25)

Disclaimer:
Information may not be complete or fully updated – please contact the relevant authorities to verify this information.

Council Regulation (EC) No 1393/2007 on the service in the Member States of judicial and extrajudicial documents in civil or commercial matters.

Useful links:

http://www.esteri.it/mae/resource/doc/2017/12/guida_notifiche_civile_2018_con_allegati.pdf

(This page was last updated on 12 March 2018)

Conventions (incl. Protocols and Principles)