Fiches Belges
Measure Implementation
Measure possibility

Legal Framework
Applicable Framework

Competent authority
Request/decision
Execute/recognise measure

Accepted Languages
Languages

Execution Deadline
Deadlines

Legal info
Special requirements
Other information

Fiches Belges: Belgium

European Protection Order (906)

1. MEASURE IMPLEMENTATION

Belgium

Is this measure possible in your Member State under International Judicial Cooperation?

Yes. Legal basis under Belgian Law: Law of 9 April 2017 on the European Protection Order

2. LEGAL FRAMEWORK

Belgium

International legal framework applicable for this measure in your Member State

Directive 2011/99/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 13 December 2011 on the European protection order

3. COMPETENT AUTHORITY TO:

Belgium

* receive the request/decision for judicial cooperation

The competent Belgian authority to receive a European protection order is the Public Prosecutor's office of the place where the protected person resides or stays (or plans to reside or stay).

* execute/recognise the measure (if other than the receiving authority)

The competent Belgian authority for recognising and executing a European protection order is the Public Prosecutor's office of the place where the protected person resides or stays (or plans to reside or stay).

4. ACCEPTED LANGUAGES

Belgium

Accepted languages for the request/decision

The certificate should be drawn up in or translated into French, Dutch, German or English. Important remarks: before the execution, the letter of request will be translated by the Belgian prosecutor if the language is not the language of the judicial area where the letter of request has to be executed. It is recommended, when possible, to obtain previously the information about the correct language.

5. EXECUTION DEADLINE

Belgium

Deadlines for the execution of the request/decision (where applicable)

N/A

6. CONCISE LEGAL PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Belgium

a. Special requirements

N/A

b. Other useful information

N/A

Last reviewed on 22 May 2017 by Tools Correspondent

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