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The Court in figures*

membersMembers

fleche D 217 Members since 1952:
- 135 Members, Court of Justice
- 69 Members, General Court (since 1989)
- 13 Members, Civil Service Tribunal (since 2005)

squaresCJUE Court of Justice:
- 28 Judges
- 9 Advocates General
- 1 Registrar

squaresTUE General Court:
- 28 Judges
- 1 Registrar

squaresTFP Civil Service Tribunal:
- 7 Judges
- 1 Registrar

buildingsThe buildings

fleche D The Court of Justice's new Palais (main building):
- inauguration: December 2008
- built area: 124 000 m2
- site area: 75 000 m2
- cost: EUR 355 Mill

- Ancien Palais (former main building) (open to the public: 5 courtrooms and press gallery)
- Anneau, 2 floors (Court of Justice Members' Chambers)
- 2 Towers, 24 floors, 107 m (1 courtroom, translation units, administrative services)
- Gallery connecting the buildings

fleche D Other buildings:
- Annexe C (1 courtroom, General Court Members' Chambers) - Thomas More (2 courtrooms, General Court Members' Chambers)
- Erasmus (2 courtrooms, Civil Service Tribunal Members' Chambers)
- T/Tbis (translation units)

bubblesLinguistic services

fleche D 1 004 posts: 924 (Translation) + 80 (Interpretation) =
47 % of the Institution's staff:
- 610 lawyer linguists
- 24 official languages of the Union
- 552 language combinations
- 1 000 000 pages translated annually

Cases

fleche D 28 400 judgments and orders delivered since 1952:
- Court of Justice, roughly 17 900
- General Court, roughly 9 400 (since 1989)
- Civil Service Tribunal, roughly 1 100 (since 2005)

squaresCJUE Court of Justice:
- 699 Cases introduced (2013)
- 701 Cases closed (2013)

squaresTUE General Court:
- 790 Cases introduced (2013)
- 702 Cases closed (2013)

squaresTFP Civil Service Tribunal:
- 160 Cases introduced (2013)
- 184 Cases closed (2013)

visitorsVisitors

fleche D 376 000 visitors since 1968:
- 600 groups of visitors/year
- 16 000 people (2013)

bodiesStaff

fleche D 5 292 Civil Servants and temporary agents since 1952:
- 2 139 posts = 1 301 women and 838 men (civil servants, temporary and contract agents)
- 60 % women
- average age: 43 years

booksLibrary

fleche D 230 000 volumes :
- 10 km of volumes on the shelves
- 24 official languages of the Union and certain third country languages

coinBudget

fleche D EUR 355,37 Mill for 2014

*Figures as of 31 December 2013

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