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The Court in figures*

membersMembers

fleche D 218 Members since 1952:
- 136 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 1 008 posts = 47 % of the Institution's staff:
- 630 lawyer linguists, 70 interpreters
- 24 official languages of the Union
- 552 language combinations
- 1 000 000 pages translated + interpretation provided for 717 hearings and meetings annually

Cases

fleche D 30 050 judgments and orders delivered since 1952:
- Court of Justice, roughly 18 600
- General Court, roughly 10 200 (since 1989)
- Civil Service Tribunal, roughly 1 250 (since 2005)

squaresCJUE Court of Justice:
- 622 Cases introduced (2014)
- 719 Cases closed (2014)

squaresTUE General Court:
- 912 Cases introduced (2014)
- 814 Cases closed (2014)

squaresTFP Civil Service Tribunal:
- 157 Cases introduced (2014)
- 152 Cases closed (2014)

visitorsVisitors

fleche D 394 091 visitors since 1968:
- 662 groups of visitors/year
- 18 091 people (2014)

bodiesStaff

fleche D 5 429 Civil Servants and temporary agents since 1952:
- 2 144 posts = 1 294 women and 850 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 357,06 Mill for 2015

*Figures as of 31 December 2014

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