Guide through the Constitutional Court

1. What is the Constitutional Court?

The Constitutional Court is an independent and autonomous state authority which carries out constitutional review – it is the highest body of the judiciary for the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms in Slovenia and a guardian of constitutionality and legality.The decisions of the Constitutional Court are binding. In relation to other state authorities, the Constitutional Court is an autonomous and independent state authority. The seat of the Constitutional Court is in Ljubljana.

Frequently Asked Questions


10. How long do proceedings before the Constitutional Court take?

The duration of proceedings before the Constitutional Court depends on the type of case being decided. The order of precedence for considering cases is determined by the Rules of Procedure of the Constitutional Court.