United Kingdom

Information on partner institution:

Judicial College (England and Wales)

Web site: https://www.judiciary.gov.uk/

Competences:  ordinary judges
Activities for foreign judiciary:
  • short-term individual exchanges  for judges in English
  • short-term exchanges for trainers in English

 Activities for national judiciary:

  • short-term exchanges for judges
  • study visits

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Judicial Studies Committee (Scotland) 


 ordinary judges

 Activities for foreign judiciary:

 short-term exchanges  for trainers in English

Useful links:

Main national judicial institutions, legislation and case-law

Legal system in the United Kingdom (E-justice Portal)

Organisation of justice (E-justice Portal)

Court system (European Judicial Atlas)

National Facts and figures about justice (CEPEJ)

Facts and figures about justice in Europe (CEPEJ)

Administrative justice (ACA-Europe)

Judiciary of Scotland

Scottish Civil Justice Council

Scottish Court Service

Police Scotland

Crown Office Procurator Fiscal Service

Victim Support Scotland

Sheriffs' Association