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Length of inquiry of cases closed by the European Ombudsman in 2019

Length of inquiry of cases closed by the European Ombudsman in 2019 (less than 7 months on average)

243

43.4%

Cases closed within 3 months

208

37.1%

Cases closed within 3 to 12 months

52

9.3%

Cases closed within 12 to 18 months

57

10.2%

Cases closed after more than 18 months[1]

 

[1] Some complex cases require several rounds of consultations with the complainant and the institution concerned.