1961 European Social Charter: ratified on 03/11/1999, 51paragraphs (initially 52) accepted out of 72 (Article 8, paragraph 4, initially accepted, was denounced on 25/03/2008).

1988 Additional Protocol to the Charter: ratified on 17/11/1999, all 4 articles accepted.

1991 Amending Protocol to the European Social Charter: ratified on 17/11/1999.

1995 Additional Protocol providing for a system of Collective complaints: ratified on 04/04/2012.

1996 Revised European Social Charter: signed on 04/11/2000, not ratified yet. 

The Charter in domestic law

Article 10 of the Constitution: “The ratified and promulgated international treaties on human rights and fundamental freedoms, by which Czech Republic is bound, shall be applicable as directly binding regulations having priority before the law.”


Country factsheets

The country factsheets include detailed information on the findings of the European Committee of Social Rights when monitoring the application of the Charter at national level, as well as examples of progress in the implementation of the rights protected by the Charter.

Czech Republic factsheet


Latest national report by the Czech Republic

See previous reports in respect of the Czech Republic


Latest conclusions of the European Committee of Social Rights (ECSR)

See previous all conclusions in respect of the Czech Republic (HUDOC)


Latest findings of the European Committee of Social Rights

Findings 2019 of the European Committee of Social Rights on the follow-up to decisions on the merits in collective complaints with respect to Czech Republic


Table of accepted and non-accepted provisions by the Czech Republic

Grey = Accepted provisions

1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 3.1 3.2 3.3
4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 5 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 7.1 7.2
7.3 7.4 7.5 7.6 7.7 7.8 7.9 7.10 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4
9 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.4 11.1 11.2 11.3 12.1 12.2 12.3 12.4
13.1 13.2 13.3 13.4 14.1 14.2 15.1 15.2 16 17 18.1 18.2
18.3 18.4 19.1 19.2 19.3 19.4 19.5 19.6 19.7 19.8 19.9 19.10
AP1 AP2 AP3 AP4 AP = Additional Protocol

 


Collective complaints procedure

In 1995, Czech Republic accepted the Additional Protocol providing for a system of Collective complaints: ratified on 04/04/2012.

Previous national reports by the Czech Republic