Rome Statute
Part 4: Composition and Administration of the Court

Article Art. 35
Service of judges


All judges shall be elected as full-time members of the Court and shall be available to serve on that basis from the commencement of their terms of office.


The judges composing the Presidency shall serve on a full-time basis as soon as they are elected.


The Presidency may, on the basis of the workload of the Court and in consultation with its members, decide from time to time to what extent the remaining judges shall be required to serve on a full-time basis. Any such arrangement shall be without prejudice to the provisions of article 40.


The financial arrangements for judges not required to serve on a full-time basis shall be made in accordance with article 49.

Source: Article 35 — Service of judges, https://www.­icc-cpi.­int/Publications/Rome-Statute.­pdf.

Last Updated

Jun. 25, 2022

Art. 35’s source at icc-cpi​.int