Second Judicial Summit of the EFTA Pillar

The Second Judicial Summit of the EFTA Pillar was held in Luxembourg from 19 – 20 May 2022. Judges from the Supreme Courts of Iceland and Norway, and from two of the highest courts of Liechtenstein – the State Court, and the Administrative Court, together with the Secretaries General of the Supreme Court of Iceland and Norway, joined the Judges of the EFTA Court in Luxembourg.


Judgment in Case E-12/20 - Telenor ASA and Telenor Norge AS v EFTA Surveillance Authority, delivered in open Court on 5 May 2022.

Oral hearing in Case E-2/22 - A v Arbeids- og velferdsdirektoratet

The oral hearing in Case E-2/22 - A v Arbeids- og velferdsdirektoratet, will take place on Tuesday, 24 May at 10:00. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the hearing will be held remotely via video conference. The hearing will be streamed on the Court’s website. 

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.

19/01/2022 ▪ Members of the EFTA Surveillance Authority sworn in

On 19 January 2022, during a public sitting of the EFTA Court, Mr Arne Røksund from Norway took the oath as a new Member of the EFTA Surveillance Authority. He is also the new President of the Authority. On the same occasion, Mr Árni Páll Árnason from Iceland took the oath as a new Member of the EFTA Surveillance Authority.

EFTA Court Conference - People and the EEA

On Friday 15 October 2021, the EFTA Court held its annual Conference on the topic “People and the EEA”, at the Novotel Luxembourg Kirchberg. The conference was also streamed via the Court´s website. 


Publication of the Court's revised Rules of Procedure

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 ...

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