The European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice

  Country profile: POLAND

CEPEJ Member


National Correspondent

Judge at the regional court of Warszawa-Mokotów
Official put at the disposal at the Ministry of Justice for administrative tasks

Member of the Lisbon Network


Pilot Court

National School of Judiciary and Public Prosecution
Main specialist
International Cooperation Department
+48 81 440 8727
+ 48 81 440 8719



Judge's assistant
District Court of Lublin -

East Swidnik IX Commercial Department for Bankruptcy and Restructurisation Cases
ul. Kardynala Stefana Wyszynskiego 18
21-040 SWIDNIK

Evaluation Exercise
Translations of CEPEJ documents (if available):


Links to relevant Institutions



Legal texts (Codes, laws, regulations etc.)

Case-law of the higher court/s

Other documents (e.g. forms)


Recent developments in the judicial field

Cristal Scales of Justice - awarded in Brussels in June 2009 for the project "Voluntary work of convicts in Poland" to the Central Board Prison Service of Poland

New provisions have been introduced concerning mediation and arbitration. A new law deals with immediate summary trials, with courts operating round the clock. A draft law on self-administration of the legal professions is being considered.

Organisational chart of the system of justice