General Police Inspectorate // The Luxembourg Government

New legal basis for the IGP!

On August 1st, 2018 the law of July 18, 2018 of the General Police Inspectorate entered into force.

The content of the website has not yet been adjusted on basis of the new law, but the section "Procedures" remains inchanged and applicable.


The General Police Inspectorate (IGP) is the external control body of the Police of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. It was created in 2000 according to the dispositions of the law of May 31st 1999 about the Police and the General Police Inspectorate in order to ensure the proper functioning of the police.

The IGP is a service placed under the direct authority of the Minister of Internal Security and under the functional authority of the Minister of Justice, the General Attorney and the other judicial authorities.

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