UN Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Last UK CAT Milestone:

27 May 2013: Concluding Observations on the UK by the UN Committee Against Torture.

UN Convention against torture concluding observations May 2013 (PDF 1)
UN Convention against torture concluding observations May 2013 (Word 1)

Next Projected UK Milestones for CAT:

  • May 2017: UK to submit its 6th periodic report

Latest EHRC CAT Update:

  • September 2014: Follow-up regarding the Concluding Observations adopted by the Committee Against Torture on the 5th periodic review of UK: A joint shadow report from the EHRC, Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission and Scottish Human Rights Commission.
  • April 2013: EHRC Submission to the UN Committee Against Torture: response to list of issues on the UK's 5th periodic report in PDF or Word
  • August 2012: EHRC Submission to the UN Committee Against Torture: list of issues on the UK's 5th periodic report

Last Updated: 13 Aug 2015