The Court in figures

Figures as of 31.12.2022

The Members
membres281 members (since 1952)
• Court of Justice: 162 members
• General Court: 119 members (since 1989)
• Civil Service Tribunal: 15 members (2005 - 2016)
Court of Justice  • 27 Judges
• 11 Advocates General
• 1 Registrar
General Court  • 54 Judges
• 1 Registrar

 

The cases
affaires43 718 judgments and orders delivered (since 1952)
• Court of Justice: 24 863
• General Court: 17 306 (since 1989)
• Civil Service Tribunal: 1 549 (2005 - 2016)
Court of Justice • 806 cases brought
• 808 cases closed
• 1 111 cases pending
• average duration of proceedings: 16.4 months
General Court • 904 cases brought
• 858 cases closed
• 1 474 cases pending
• average duration of proceedings: 16.2 months

 

Visitors
visiteurs 498 425 visitors (since 1968)

In 2021:

• 474 groups of visitors
• 11 653 people

 

The staff
personnel6 171 officials and temporary agents (since 1952)

In 2022:

• 2 254 posts = 1 361 women and 893 men (officials, temporary agents and contract staff)
• 60% women, 40% men
• average age: 46 years

 

The library
bibliotheque295 000 volumes
• 12.4 km of shelved volumes
• 24 official languages of the Union and certain languages of third countries

 

The linguistic services: legal translation and interpretation
linguismeIn 2022 : 980 posts (= 43,6% of the institution’s staff)
• 612 lawyer linguists + 71 interpreters
• 24 official Union languages
• 552 linguistic combinations
• 1 281 000 pages produced by the legal translation service
• 526 hearings and meetings interpreted

 

The budget
budget €487m
for the financial year 2023

 

The buildings
batiments
• constructed area: 138 850 m²
• maximum height: 118 m (Tower ROCCA, the highest building in the Grand Duchy)
• 11 courtrooms, open to the public