Italy ratified the 1961 European Social Charter on 22/10/1965 and the Revised Social Charter on 5/07/1999, accepting 97 out of 98 paragraphs.

It ratified on 3/11/1997 the 1995 Additional Protocol providing for a system of collective complaints, but has not made yet a declaration enabling national NGOs to submit collective complaints.
 

The Charter in domestic law

Statutory ad hoc incorporation into domestic law based on Act No. 30/1999 (Legge recante ratifica ed esecuzione della Carta Sociale europea, riveduta, con annesso, fatta a Strasburgo il 3 maggio 1996).


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.

Italy factsheet


Latest national report by Italy

20th National Report on the implementation of the European Social Charter submitted by the Government of Italy (en) 

EUROMIL comments on the 20th National Report Italy

CGIL comments on the 20th National Report Italy (French and Italian only)

FICIESSE comments on the 20th National Report Italy 

Response from the Government to EUROMIL comments

Response from the Government to FICIESSE on the 20th National Report Italy


See previous reports in respect of Italy


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

See all conclusions in respect of Italy (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 in respect of Italy.


Table of accepted and non-accepted provisions by Italy

Grey = Accepted provisions

1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 3.1
3.2 3.3 3.4 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 8.5 9 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.4 10.5 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 15.3 16 17.1 17.2 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 19.11 19.12 20 21 22
23 24 25 26.1 26.2 27.1 27.2 27.3 28 29 30 31.1
31.2 31.3  

 

Meetings and reports on the non-accepted provisions


Collective complaints procedure

Italy ratified on 3/11/1997 the 1995 Additional Protocol providing for a system of collective complaints, but has not made yet a declaration enabling national NGOs to submit collective complaints.


Previous national reports by Italy