Islas Marshall - Autoridad central e información práctica

Central Authority:

The Republic of the Marshall Islands Attorney-General

Contact details:

Address: PO Box 890, Majuro, MH 96960
Telephone: +692-625-8246
General website:  
Contact person: Richard Hickson, Attorney-General 
Languages spoken by staff: English, Marshallese


Practical Information:

Forwarding authorities
(Art. 3(1)):
Richard Hickson, Attorney-General
Methods of service
(Art. 5(1)(2)):
By personal service or, in cases involving active non-resident domestic entities and foreign maritime entities documents may be served by courier or mail directly on the registered agent of these entities: The Trust Company of the Marshall Islands
Translation requirements
(Art. 5(3)):
The documents served pursuant to Article 5 must be written in or translated into the English language.
Costs relating to execution of the request for service
(Art. 12):
Cost of process server which is usually less than US$100
Time for execution of request: Estimate of two weeks depending on the location of the entity to be served (main islands or outer islands)
Judicial officers, officials or other competent persons
(Art. 10(b))
Oppositions and declarations
(Art. 21(2)):
Click here to read all the declarations made by this State under the Service Convention.
Art. 8(2): Opposition
Art. 10(a): Opposition
Art. 10(b): No opposition
Art. 10(c): No opposition
Art. 15(2): 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)
Information may not be complete or fully updated – please contact the relevant authorities to verify this information.
Useful links:
Competent authorities
(Arts 6, 9)
Art. 6: See here.
Art. 9: See here.
Other authorities
(Art. 18)

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