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

+48 22 5212764

Head of the Strategic Analyses and Regulatory Impact Assessment Division in the Department of Strategy and European Funds
+48 22 5212409
Member of the Lisbon Network


Pilot Court

Judge at the District Court of Radzyn Podlaski
Head of the Bureau of the National Council of the Judiciary

+48 22 3792710



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