Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 7 June 2016

Mehrdad Ghezelbash v Staatssecretaris van Veiligheid en Justitie

Request for a preliminary ruling from the Rechtbank Den Haag

Reference for a preliminary ruling — Regulation (EU) No 604/2013 — Determination of the Member State responsible for examining an asylum application lodged in one of the Member States by a third-country national — Article 12 — Issue of residence documents or visas — Article 27 — Remedies — Extent of judicial scrutiny

Case C-63/15


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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
29/07/2016 Ghezelbash
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Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:2016:409
07/06/2016 Ghezelbash
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Judgment (Summary)
ECLI:EU:C:2016:409
07/06/2016 Ghezelbash
Opinion
ECLI:EU:C:2016:186
17/03/2016 Ghezelbash
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Application (OJ)
10/04/2015 Ghezelbash
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Subject-matter

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Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 4 : paragraphs 32, 37
  • Regulation 343/2003 : paragraphs 28, 34, 38, 46, 49, 52, 57
  • Regulation 343/2003 -A19 : paragraph 28
  • Regulation 343/2003 -A19P1 : paragraph 3
  • Regulation 343/2003 -A19P2 : paragraphs 3, 31
  • Regulation 604/2013 : paragraphs 28, 34, 39, 41, 43, 45, 46, 51 - 53, 57, 58, 60
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A03P1 : paragraphs 5, 8, 42
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A03P2 : paragraphs 3, 40
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A04 : paragraphs 42, 46
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A04P1 : paragraph 6
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A04P1LD : paragraph 36
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A05 : paragraphs 42, 53
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A05P1 : paragraphs 7, 48
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A05P2 : paragraphs 7, 48
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A05P3 : paragraphs 7, 48
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A05P6 : paragraphs 7, 48
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A07 : paragraph 28
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A07P1 : paragraphs 9, 42
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A12 : paragraphs 29, 44, 61
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A12P1 : paragraph 10
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A12P4 : paragraph 10
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A21 : paragraph 12
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A21P1 : paragraph 43
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A21P3 : paragraph 43
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A22 : paragraph 43
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A22P2 : paragraph 13
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A22P3 : paragraph 13
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A22P4 : paragraphs 13, 58
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A22P5 : paragraphs 13, 58
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A26 : paragraph 14
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A27 : paragraphs 1, 15, 28, 37, 60
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A27P1 : paragraphs 29, 30, 33, 35, 36, 44, 53, 61
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A27P3 : paragraph 50
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A27P3LC : paragraph 59
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A27P4 : paragraph 50
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A27P5 : paragraph 50
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A27P6 : paragraph 50
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A29P1 : paragraph 16
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A36P1 : paragraph 17
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A36P4 : paragraph 17
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A37 : paragraph 18
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A40 : paragraph 42
  • Regulation 604/2013 -C1 : paragraph 4
  • Regulation 604/2013 -C19 : paragraphs 4, 29, 38, 44, 61
  • Regulation 604/2013 -C4 : paragraph 4
  • Regulation 604/2013 -C40 : paragraph 4
  • Regulation 604/2013 -C5 : paragraphs 4, 56
  • Regulation 604/2013 -C9 : paragraphs 4, 52
  • Regulation 604/2013 -CH3 : paragraphs 8, 28, 29, 41 - 44, 55
  • Regulation 604/2013 -CH4 : paragraphs 11, 42
  • Regulation 604/2013 -CH4S4 : paragraph 49
  • Regulation 604/2013 -N2 : paragraph 31
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -19/08 -N48 : paragraph 57
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -57/09 -N114 : paragraph 60
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -411/10 -N79 : paragraph 54
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -394/12 : paragraphs 32, 34, 46
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -394/12 -N51 : paragraph 35
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -394/12 -N52 : paragraph 55
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -394/12 -N53 : paragraph 55
  • Court of Justice - Opinion C -63/15 -N74 : paragraph 54

Operative part

  • Interprets : Regulation 604/2013 -A12
  • Interprets : Regulation 604/2013 -A27P1
  • Interprets : Regulation 604/2013 -C19
  • Interprets : Regulation 604/2013 -CH3

Opinion

  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007) : point 61
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 4 : point 61
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 9 : point 61
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 10 : point 61
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 11 : point 61
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 18 : point 6
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 47 : points 7, 10, 82, 83, 89, 95
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 47 -P1 : point 7
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 52 -P3 : points 8, 83
  • TFEU - Protocol No 21 -A03 : point 9
  • Regulation 343/2003 : points 1, 3, 9, 10, 35, 48, 55
  • Regulation 343/2003 -A19P2 : points 4, 45, 53, 57, 71
  • Regulation 1560/2003 : point 3
  • Directive 2004/83 : points 3, 82
  • Directive 2011/95 : point 3
  • Directive 2012/32 : point 3
  • Regulation 604/2013 : points 1, 3, 5, 9, 10, 35, 47, 55, 61, 64, 66, 68, 70, 71, 82, 95
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A03 : point 13
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A03P2 : points 60, 66
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A04 : points 14, 70
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A04P1LD : point 14
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A05 : points 9, 70
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A05P1 : point 15
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A05P3 : point 15
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A06 : points 9, 93
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A06P1 : point 17
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A07 : points 9, 16, 35, 92
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A07P2 : point 52
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A08 : points 9, 93
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A08P1 : point 17
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A09 : points 9, 17, 70, 76, 93
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A10 : points 9, 17, 70, 76, 93
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A11 : points 9, 17, 70, 76, 93
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A12 : points 9, 18, 72
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A12P4 : points 46, 52
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A12P5 : point 72
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A13 : point 9
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A14 : point 9
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A17P1 : point 19
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A18 : point 20
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A18P1LB : point 20
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A18P1LC : points 20, 58
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A18P1LD : points 20, 58
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A18P2 : point 20
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A19P2 : point 9
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A20P1 : point 21
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A21P1 : point 21
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A22P1 : point 21
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A22P2 : point 21
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A22P3 : point 21
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A23 : point 20
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A24 : point 20
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A26 : point 22
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A26P1 : points 22, 55
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A26P2 : point 55
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A27 : points 23, 35, 55, 71, 74
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A27P1 : points 1, 5, 44, 45, 46, 53, 54, 57 - 59, 61, 62, 64, 65, 67, 68, 72, 73, 76, 77, 81, 84, 85, 88, 90 - 93, 95
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A27P2 : point 58
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A27P3 : points 24, 71
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A27P3LA : point 24
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A27P3LB : point 24
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A27P5 : point 24
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A27P6 : points 24, 71
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A29 : point 20
  • Regulation 604/2013 -A37 : points 25, 70
  • Regulation 604/2013 -C19 : points 11, 35, 44, 65, 67
  • Regulation 604/2013 -C32 : point 11
  • Regulation 604/2013 -C39 : point 11
  • Regulation 604/2013 -C4 : points 10, 64
  • Regulation 604/2013 -C5 : points 10, 64
  • Regulation 604/2013 -C9 : points 10, 64
  • Regulation 604/2013 -CH3 : points 1, 5, 9, 16, 25, 35, 46 - 48, 52, 55, 60, 62, 68, 72, 73, 76, 79, 92, 94, 95
  • Regulation 604/2013 -CH4 : point 71
  • Regulation 118/2014 : point 3
  • Regulation 118/2014 -N2 : point 88
  • Agreement between Member States - 41997A0819(01) : point 9
  • Agreement between Member States - 42000A0922(02) : point 9
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -26/62 : point 74
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -19/08 -N34 : point 63
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -19/08 -N48 : point 71
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -69/10 -N60 : point 90
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -411/10 -N100 : point 80
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -411/10 -N78 : point 37
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -411/10 -N79 : point 37
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -411/10 -N81 : point 80
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -411/10 -N94 : point 60
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -411/10 -N99 : point 80
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -584/10 -N119 : point 89
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -4/11 -N27 : point 39
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -4/11 -N28 : point 39
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -4/11 -N29 : point 39
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -4/11 -N32 : point 39
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -4/11 -N33 : point 39
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -4/11 -N34 : point 39
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -179/11 : point 80
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -245/11 : point 80
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -277/11 -N81 : point 82
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -277/11 -N82 : point 82
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -277/11 -N85 : point 82
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -648/11 : point 80
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -394/12 -N60 : point 4
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -394/12 -N62 : point 4
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -362/14 -N60 : point 74


Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 12/02/2015

Date of the Opinion

  • 17/03/2016

Date of the hearing

Information not available

Date of delivery

07/06/2016


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Judgment: OJ C 296 from 16.08.2016, p.12

Application: OJ C 138 from 27.04.2015, p.36

Name of the parties

Ghezelbash

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Poupeau, Diane: RÈGLEMENT DUBLIN : RECOURS CONTRE LA DÉCISION DE REMISE À UN AUTRE ÉTAT MEMBRE, L'actualité juridique ; droit administratif 2016 n°21 p.1152 (FR)
  2. Moffatt, Rowena ; Street Chambers, Doughty: CJEU: Judgment C-63/15 Ghezelbash and C-155/15 Karim (Case Comment), Journal of Immigration Asylum and Nationality Law 2016 p.284-285 (EN)
  3. Hoppe, Michael: Bestimmung des zuständigen Mitgliedstaats für Durchführung eines Asylverfahrens, Neue Zeitschrift für Verwaltungsrecht 2016 p.1160-1161 (DE)
  4. Kleinlein, Thomas: Erweiterung und Restriktion des Rechtsschutzes im Gemeinsamen Europäischen Asylsystem, Die öffentliche Verwaltung 2016 p.1032-1041 (DE)
  5. Pfersich, Andreas: Dublin-III VO, Wiederaufnahme während der Prüfung des Antrags, Erlöschen der Zuständigkeit, Verlassen des Hoheitsgebiets der Mitgliedstaaten, Rechtsmittel, Umfang der gerichtlichen Kontrolle, Zeitschrift für Ausländerrecht und Ausländerpolitik 2016 p.395-396 (DE)
  6. Coenen, C.: Hof wijzigt koers in Dublinrechtspraak: betere rechtsbescherming voor asielzoekers bij Dublin-transfers, S.E.W. ; Sociaal-economische wetgeving 2017 p.34-36 (NL)
  7. den Heij, Peter: Remedies in the Dublin Regulation: Ghezelbash and Karim, Common Market Law Review 2017 p.859-871 (EN)
  8. Gazin, Fabienne: Rétention des demandeurs d'asile, Europe 2017 novembre nº 11 p.27-28 (FR)
  9. Gazin, Fabienne: Recours contre une décision de transfert, Europe 2017 décembre nº 12 p.21-22 (FR)
  10. Carlier, Jean-Yves ; Leboeuf, Luc: Droit européen des migrations, Journal de droit européen 2018 p.95-110 (FR)
  11. Carlier, Jean-Yves ; Leboeuf, Luc: Droit européen des migrations, Journal de droit européen 2019 nº 3 p.114-130 (FR)



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Rechtbank Den Haag - Netherlands

Subject-matter

  • area of freedom, security and justice
  • - asylum policy

Provisions of national law referred to

Information not available

Provisions of international law referred to

Information not available

Procedure and result

  • Reference for a preliminary ruling
  • Reference for a preliminary ruling : case not proceeding to judgment

Formation of the Court

grande chambre (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Bay Larsen

Advocate General

Sharpston

Language(s) of the Case

  • Dutch

Language(s) of the Opinion

  • English