If a document is not available on the Committee of Ministers website, please send an e-mail to to obtain a copy.

Alternatively, many Committee of Ministers documents published since 1949 are available on the Council of Europe Archives website.

1. Go to the website

2. Click on “Browse”

3. Click on “Documents”

4. Click on “Committee of Ministers”

5. You will see the list of document types available:

6. Select a type of document – for example: CM documents – to access the year files:

7. Select a year – for example: 1949 – to access the documents issued that year: