Italy

Enforcement of court rulings in Italy

The majority of the rules regarding enforcement in Italy are to be found in the third volume of the Code of Civil Procedure from Article 474 to Article 632. The law provides for any creditor to seek enforcement against the debtor. A creditor with an enforcement order who has a certain, liquid and payable receivable may obtain enforcement against the debtor’s assets. The project is intended to provide citizens with a description of the enforcement rules and procedures applicable in Italy, including the role of the authorities responsible for enforcement.

Please refer to information sheets regarding implementation in Italy