Romania - Central Authority & practical information

 Central Authority(ies):

Ministry of Justice

Contact details:

Address: Ministry of Justice
Department of International Law and Treaties
Unit of judicial co-operation in civil and commercial matters
Strada Apollodor 17
Sector 5 BUCURESTI
Cod 050741
Romania
Telephone: +40372041077, +403742041078 (director’s office)
+40372041083, +40372041217, +40372041218
Fax: +4037204 1079
E-mail: ddit@just.ro
General website: http://www.just.ro/
Contact person:

Ms Viviana Onaca
Director

Languages of communication: Romanian, English, French

Practical Information:

Forwarding authorities
(Art. 3(1)):
the courts and public notaries 
Methods of service
(Art. 5(1)(2)):

Formal service (Art. 5(1)(a))
The documents are served by procedural agents or by any other judicial officers from the territorial competent court.

Informal delivery (Art. 5(2))
By procedural agents. The addressee is informed that he/she can refuse the documents.

See Ghid de cooperare judiciara internationala în materie civila si comerciala (in Romanian only)

Translation requirements
(Art. 5(3)):
No
Costs relating to execution of the request for service
(Art. 12):
 
Time for execution of request:  
Oppositions and declarations
(Art. 21(2)):
Click here to read all the declarations and reservations made by Romania under this Convention.
Art. 8(2): 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): 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.

To consult bilateral and multilateral treaties to which Romania is a party, see: Guide of Romanian Legislation and Procedures on Judicial Co-operation in Civil and Commercial Matters and in Matters of Family Law.

Council Regulation (EC) No 1393/2007 on the service in the Member States of judicial and extrajudicial documents in civil or commercial matters (Strasbourg, 13 November 2007) (European Judicial Atlas - Service of Documents)

Useful links:

Cooperare judiciara internationala - Ministry of Justice  

Ghid de cooperare judiciara internationala în materie civila si comerciala (in Romanian only)

(This page was last updated on 22 January 2010)

Conventions (incl. Protocols and Principles)