Bosnia and Herzegovina
High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Overall opennes score:65.92
Transparency:57.69
Open data score:25.03
ID Indicator Score Max
1 Consistency and updating of the official website. 3 3
2 Website search engine test - homepage phrase search 2 2
3 Are the organogram, scope of work and resumes published on the website? 3 3
4 Are work programs and plans published on the website? 1 3
5 Are the annual reports published on the website? 3 3
6 Are there current judiciary strategies on the website? 1 1
7 Is the information on personnel including names and positions published? 0 2
8 Is the information on the names, salaries and contact of members of Court Council published? 2 3
9 Are the decisions of the Court Council published? 1 1
10 Is the Court Council publishing information about the process of selection of judges and selecting criteria? 1 1
11 Are the public procurement plans from current year published on the website of Court Council? 1 1
12 Are the calls and decisions on public procurement procedure from current year published on the website of Court Council? 2 2
13 Are the contracts and annexes to public procurement procedure from current year published on the website of Court Council? 0 2
14 Are the budgets available on the website? 0 3
15 Does the website provide understandable and comprehensive information on the budget (tables and verbal explanations)? 0 1
16 Are the final accounts on budget spending presented on the website? 1 3
17 Does the court's' budget include the annual budget allocated for the salaries? 1 1
18 Does the court's' budget include the annual budget allocated for the legal aid? 0 1
19 Does the courts' budget include the annual budget allocated for computerization (equipment, investments and maintenance)? 0 1
20 Does the court's' budget include the annual budget allocated for investments in new buildings? 1 1
21 Does the court's' budget include the annual budget allocated for building maintenance, operation and costs? 1 1
22 Does the court's' budget include the annual budget allocated for the training and education of judges? 0 1
23 Is a special press or public affairs office established? 1 1
24 Does the Court Council publish the list of registers of the documents in their possession? 0 1
25 Is there a contact information for the responsible person for FOI in Court Council? 0 1
26 Is there a training and guidance system established to enable court employees to assess records, datasets and other information assets for disclosure and to undertake their obligations under the RTI law? 0 1
27 Is there a public complaint mechanisms concerning the work of the judges and civil servants? 1 1
28 Are the representatives of the media allowed to be present at the sessions of the Court Council? (with some exceptions) 1 1
29 Are there press guidelines, clarifying the goals and interests of both the judiciary and the media, and stating how courts deal with the media and what the media may expect of court staff? 0 1
30 Is the Court Council defined as an independent authority by the Constitution/Law? 1 1
31 Does the Court Council have its own budget? 1 1
32 Does the Court Council select judges? 1 1
33 Does the Court Council have its own criteria for selecting judges? 1 1
34 Are the decisions of the Court Council legally binding? 1 1
35 Does the Court Council have the administrative control over the Supreme Court? 1 1
36 Is Minister of Justice a member of Court Council? 0 1
37 Does the Court Council include representatives of the civil society (prominent lawyers)? 1 1
38 Does the Court Council conduct surveys about citizen trust in the judicial system? 1 1
39 Is there Code of Ethics for judges? 1 1
40 Is Code of Ethics published? 1 1
41 Is there a separate body (such as Commission of Ethics) responsible for receiving complaints and the administration of them? 0 1
42 Is there mandatory ethics training for judges? 0 1
43 Are there procedures for filing complaints against alleged unethical behavior? 1 1
44 Are the obligations and deadlines for reporting of the courts towards to the Court Council defined? 1 1
45 Is there legal document that specify the content and form of these reports? 1 1
46 Did the court report the problems in the work report? 1 1
47 Are all implementation reports of courts reviewed by the Court Council? 1 1