CAT concluding observations 2019, paragraph 9

UN recommendation

Plain English recommendation

Government should: Ensure that the CAT is made part of UK law. Tell the UN about any cases in which the CAT has been cited in British court cases.

Original UN recommendation

The Committee reiterates the recommendation contained in its previous concluding observations (see CAT/C/GBR/CO/5, para. 7) that the State party incorporate all the provisions of the Convention in its legislation. The State party should provide information to the Committee on any cases in which the Convention has been invoked by national courts.

Date of UN examination


UN article number

2 (prevention of torture)

Last updated on 11/09/2019