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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee announces periodic visits to eight countries in 2023

27/07/2022

The Committee intends to examine the treatment of persons deprived of their liberty in the following countries: Albania Armenia Cyprus Hungary Luxembourg Malta North Macedonia Slovak Republic Persons and organisations in possession of relevant information concerning the situation of persons...

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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee publishes report on Hungary

17/03/2020

The purpose of the visit was to examine the situation of persons in police custody, prisoners placed in HSR units (special regime units for prisoners serving long sentences, including life sentences) and juvenile prisoners, as well as persons placed in social care homes, and to assess the...

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Hungary: anti-torture Committee observed decent conditions in transit zones but criticises treatment of irregular migrants when ‘pushed back’ to Serbia

18/09/2018

The main objective of the visit was to examine the treatment and conditions of detention of foreigners detained under aliens legislation. To this end, the delegation visited two transit zones at Röszke and Tompa situated on the border with Serbia and several other establishments, and, on the...

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Activities Activities

Periodic visit: 20/11/2018 - 29/11/2018


Ad hoc visit: 20/10/2017 - 26/10/2017


Ad hoc visit: 21/10/2015 - 27/10/2015

  • CPT report: Hungarian version: [CPT/Inf (2016) 27]
    • Executive summary:
  • Government response:  Hungarian version: [CPT/Inf (2016) 28]

Periodic visit: 03/04/2013 - 12/04/2013

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2014) 13]
  • Government response: Hungarian version: [CPT/Inf (2014) 14]
  • Publication news flash

Periodic visit: 24/03/2009 - 02/04/2009

  • CPT report: Hungarian version: [CPT/Inf (2010) 16]
  • Government response:   Hungarian version: [CPT/Inf (2010) 17]
  • Publication news flash

Ad hoc visit: 30/01/2007 - 01/02/2007

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2007) 24]
  • Government response: Hungarian version: [CPT/Inf (2007) 25]

Periodic visit: 30/03/2005 - 08/04/2005


Ad hoc visit: 30/05/2003 - 04/06/2003

  • CPT report: Hungarian version: [CPT/Inf (2004) 18]
  • Government response:  Hungarian version: [CPT/inf (2004) 19]

Periodic visit: 05/12/1999 - 16/12/1999

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2001) 2]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2001) 3] 

Periodic visit: 01/11/1994 - 14/11/1994

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (96) 5]
  • Government comments: [CPT/Inf (96) 5]
  • Government interim report: [CPT/Inf (96) 15]