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On the service in the Member States of judicial and extrajudicial documents in civil or commercial matters (service of documents)
Article 3

Article 3 — Central body

Each Member State shall designate a central body responsible for:

  1. supplying information to the transmitting agencies;
  2. seeking solutions to any difficulties which may arise during transmission of documents for service;
  3. forwarding, in exceptional cases, at the request of a transmitting agency, a request for service to the competent receiving agency.

    A federal State, a State in which several legal systems apply or a State with autonomous territorial units shall be free to designate more than one central body.