Contents of request for transit

Australia

Australia - ICC Act 2002 (2016)

Part 4—Other requests by ICC

Division 2—Documentation to accompany request


50 Documentation for request

(2) A request for transit under paragraph 3 of article 89 of the Statute must contain, or be accompanied by, the following information and documents:

(a) a description of the person to be transported;
(b) a brief statement of the facts of the case and their legal characterisation; and
(c) a copy of the warrant for arrest and surrender.

Part 9—Transportation of persons in custody through Australia


150 Transportation of persons in custody through Australia

(2) Subject to this section, the Attorney General must authorise the transportation of the transportee through Australia in the custody of a person specified by the Attorney General if the ICC has, in accordance with section 8, made a request for the transportation that contains:

(a) a description of the transportee; and
(b) a brief statement of the facts of the case and their legal characterisation; and
(c) the warrant for the arrest and surrender of the transportee.

An Act to facilitate compliance by Australia with obligations under the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, and for related purposes

Part 4 Other requests by ICC

Division 2—Documentation to accompany request

50 Documentation for request

(2) A request for transit under paragraph 3 of article 89 of the Statute must contain, or be accompanied by, the following information and documents:

a description of the person to be transported;

a brief statement of the facts of the case and their legal characterisation; and

a copy of the warrant for arrest and surrender.

An Act to facilitate compliance by Australia with obligations under the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, and for related purposes

Part 9 Transportation of persons in custody through Australia

150 Transportation of persons in custody through Australia

(2) Subject to this section, the Attorney-General must authorise the transportation of the transportee through Australia in the custody of a person specified by the Attorney-General if the ICC has, in accordance with section 8, made a request for the transportation that contains:

a description of the transportee; and

a brief statement of the facts of the case and their legal characterisation; and

the warrant for the arrest and surrender of the transportee.

Rome Statute

Article 89 Surrender of persons to the Court

3.

(b) A request by the Court for transit shall be transmitted in accordance with article 87. The request for transit shall contain:

(i) A description of the person being transported;

(ii) A brief statement of the facts of the case and their legal characterization; and

(iii) The warrant for arrest and surrender;