Regulation (2012:826) With Additional Provisions Applicable To The 1996 Hague Convention

Original Language Title: Förordning (2012:826) med kompletterande bestämmelser till 1996 års Haagkonvention

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Read the untranslated law here: http://rkrattsbaser.gov.se/sfst?bet=2012:826

Scope of application



section 1 of this regulation contains rules which complement

The Hague, 19 October 1996 of the Convention on dagtecknade

jurisdiction, applicable law, recognition, enforcement and

cooperation in respect of parental responsibility and measures for the protection

of children (the 1996 Hague Convention).



Central Authority



section 2 of the Cabinet Office (the Foreign Ministry) is

Central Authority under the 1996 Hague Convention in Sweden.



paragraph 3 of the Central Authority shall assist in the implementation of the 1996

Convention and has the information required for

central authorities of the Convention.



Competent court



section 4 an application referred to in section 6 of the Act (2012:318) of 1996

Convention and which is wholly or in part to a child's

person is made to the District Court, as set out in chapter 21. 1 §

parental code. Regulation (2014:1521).



§ 5 in other cases than those referred to in paragraph 4, an application referred to

in section 6 of the Act (2012:318) on the 1996 Hague Convention to the

District Court in the following list, within whose jurisdiction

the defendant has his domicile. If the defendant is not domiciled

in Sweden, made the application to the Nacka District Court.



District Court Jurisdiction



The Nacka District Court, Stockholm County



Uppsala District Court of Uppsala County



Eskilstuna, Södermanland County District Court



Linköping, Östergötland County District Court



Jönköping City Court, Jönköping County



Växjö kronoberg County



Kalmar, Kalmar County District Court



Gotlands tingsrätt Gotland County



District Court of Blekinge, Blekinge County



Kristianstad City Court Bromölla, Båstad, Hässleholm,

Klippan, Kristianstad, Osby,

Perstorp, Simrishamn,

Tomelilla, Åstorp, Ängelholm,

Örkelljunga and Östra Göinge

municipalities



Malmö District Court Bjuv, Burlöv, Eslöv,

Helsingborg, Höganäs, Hörby,

Höör, Kävlinge Landskrona,

Lomma, Lund, Malmö, Sjöbo;

Skurup, Staffanstorp,

Svalöv, Svedala,

Trelleborg, Vellinge and

Ystad municipalities



Halmstad, Halland County District Court



District Court of Gothenburg, Göteborg, Härryda, Kungälv,

Lysekils, Munkedal, Mölndal,

Orust, Partille, Sotenäs,

Stenungsund, Strömstad,

Tanum, Tjörn, Uddevalla and

Öckerö municipalities



District Court of Vänersborg Ale, Alingsås Bengtsfors,

Bollebygd, Borås, Dals-Ed,

Färgelanda, Herrljunga, Lerum,

Lilla Edets, Mark, Mellerud,

Svenljunga, Tranemo,

Trollhättan, Ulricehamn,

Vårgårda, Vänersborg and

Åmåls municipalities



Skaraborgs District Court Essunga, Falköping, grästorp,

Gullspång, Götene, Habo, Hjo,

Karlsborg, Lidköping,

Mariestad, Mullsjö, Crowd,

Skövde, Tibro, Tidaholm,

Töreboda and Be municipalities



Värmlands District Court Värmland County



Örebro District Court County of Örebro



Västmanlands District Court, Västmanlands län



The FALU District Court, Dalarna County, Sweden



Gävle, Gävleborg County District Court



Ångermanland country District Court Västernorrlands län



Östersunds tingsrätt Jämtlands län



Umeå, Västerbotten County District Court



Luleå tingsrätt norrbotten County

Regulation (2014:1521).



Documents



section 6 of the Petitions and messages to the Swedish

the central authority or other authorities shall, if they are not

written in Swedish, be accompanied by a translation in Swedish

or, if it is difficult to achieve such a

translation, a translation into English.

Regulation (2014:1521).



paragraph 7 of A court or other authority, if any,

on a copy of a judgment or order given by

authority shall certify that the judgment is real.

Regulation (2014:1521).



Procedure



section 8 Central Authority shall ensure that requests and

notices under the 1996 Hague Convention, if possible, broadcast

directly to a competent authority without the mediation of

the central authority. Regulation (2014:1521).



section 9 If the central authority receives a request or a

notice under the 1996 Hague Convention concerning a question

to be or can be dealt with by another authority, shall

the central authority shall immediately forward the request or

the message to the authority. The central authority should

notify the sender to what authority port forwarding

have been made. Regulation (2014:1521).