NGO standing – National environmental organisation, although not officially inserted in the list of recognized entities under the law, can be granted access to justice, on the basis of the discretion of the court and provided that they could demonstrate that they operated in the territory and represented local exponential interests.
Italy - Council of State - Horiba di Bombini G. e C. s.n.c. v Comitato Regionale Pugliese di Legambiente (Onlus, sez. IV, n. 2151) - Summary with link to judgment
Publisher:UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
Court/body:Council of State
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