Welcome to the Central Authority for the International Protection of Adults
Federal Office of Justice
Central Authority for the International Protection of Adults
Adenauerallee 99 – 103
Phone: +49 228 99 410-5212
Fax: +49 228 99 410-5401
We are pleased to welcome you to our website.
On the following pages we would like to inform you how the Federal Office of Justice as Central Authority can assist private persons, courts and authorities in matters relating to guardianship/curatorship over adults with cross-border elements. This overview provides initial information on legal bases and the States bound by the Hague Convention on the International Protection of Adults. A list of links will help you to identify other bodies which might be able to assist you. In addition you can download forms.