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Provisions of the ORF Act regarding the Foundation Council and the Audience Council are in part unconstitutional

Contravention of the required plurality and independence according to Constitutional Broadcasting Act


The Right to a Reply May Lead to Disproportional Costs

Provision in the Media Act hence unconstitutional – New regulation necessary starting July 2024 at the latest


In View of the Current Non-application Mandatory Vaccination Is Constitutional 

Interference with physical integrity to protect public health and vulnerable persons


Decisions of the Court Regarding Assisted Suicide and Veiling of the Head at Elementary Schools

Prohibition of Any Form of Assisted Suicide Violates Right to Self-Determination - To Ban Veiling of the Head in Elementary Schools is unconstitutional (aussi en français)


Christoph Grabenwarter sworn in as President of the Constitutional Court by the Federal President

Van der Bellen: “Through its numerous decisions, the Constitutional Court has proven its independence.”

Judgments ...


The Members of the Constitutional Court

Members of the Constitutional Court: Overview

More information about the activity of the Members of the Constitutional Court


Activity Reports

The activity reports of the Constitutional Court contain statistics on number of cases, duration of proceedings etc.


Citizens’ Service

For personal inquiries please contact the citizens' service

The History of the Constitutional Court: An Overview

The History of the Constitutional Court

An Overview

International Aiffairs

Constitutional Justice at International Level

Frequently Asked Questions


Questions and answers on the Constitutional Court