Luxembourg, 26 April 2022

Court of Justice of the European Union: Judgment in Joined Cases C-368/20 Landespolizeidirektion Steiermark and C-369/20 Bezirkshauptmannschaft Leibnitz (Maximum duration of internal border control)

Where there is a serious threat to its public policy or internal security, a Member State may reintroduce border control at its borders with other Member States, but without exceeding a maximum total duration of six months

It is only in the event of a new serious threat arising that it can be justified to apply such a measure afresh

You can get more details in the release embedded below:



Source – EU Court of Justice