The Council of Europe anti-torture Committee (CPT) visits Croatia


The CPT’s delegation reviewed the progress made by the Croatian authorities in respect of its previous recommendations made after its 2017 periodic visit. Particular attention was paid to the treatment and the conditions of detention afforded to male and female prisoners held in four prison...

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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee announces periodic visits to eight countries in 2022


The Committee intends to examine the treatment of persons deprived of their liberty in the following countries: Croatia Estonia Italy Netherlands Poland Portugal San Marino Ukraine Persons and organisations in possession of relevant information concerning the situation of persons deprived of...

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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee (CPT) President holds high-level talks with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior of Croatia on migration issues


The talks focussed on the implementation of the recommendations contained in the CPT’s report on the 2020 ad hoc visit to Croatia, published on 3 December 2021. The CPT’s President reiterated the necessity for the Croatian authorities to maintain a constant vigilance to ensure that migrants...

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Periodic visit: 19/09/2022 - 29/09/2022

High-level talks: 04/02/2022

High-level talks: 18/10/2021

Ad hoc visit: 10/08/2020 - 14/08/2020

Periodic visit: 14/03/2017 - 22/03/2017

Periodic visit: 19/09/2012 - 27/09/2012

Periodic visit: 04/05/2007 - 14/05/2007

Periodic visit: 01/12/2003 - 09/12/2003

Periodic visit: 20/09/1998 - 30/09/1998

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2001) 4]
  • Government responses: [CPT/Inf (2001) 5]