Mr Robert Spano, President of the European Court of Human Rights gave a speech, at the invitation of the EFTA Court, entitled 'The EEA Agreement, the ECHR and the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights – A Multifaceted Relationship?'

16/09/2022 ▪ Visit to the European Court of Human Rights

A delegation from the EFTA Court, headed by the President of the Court, Páll Hreinsson, Judge Bernd Hammermann, and the Registrar of the Court, Ólafur Jóhannes Einarsson, visited the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg the 15th of September 2022.

08/03/2022 ▪ Annual Report 2021

The Report covers the period from 1 January to 31 December 2021 and contains the decisions rendered during that period as well as an overview of other activities of the Court.


Publication of the Court's revised Rules of Procedure

17/11/2021 ▪ Untitled

Judgment in Cases E-6/22 - EFTA Surveillance Authority v Iceland, E-7/22 - EFTA Surveillance Authority v Iceland & E-8/22 - EFTA Surveillance Authority v Iceland

EFTA Court Newsletter


The EFTA Court fulfils the judicial function within the EFTA system, interpreting the Agreement on the European Economic Area with regard to the EFTA States party to the Agreement. At present those EFTA States are Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway ...

Members & Staff

Páll Hreinsson


Per Christiansen


Bernd Hammermann


Ólafur Jóhannes Einarsson



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