Optional Protocol to the
Convention against Torture
and Other Cruel, Inhuman
or Degrading Treatment
4 September 2018
English, French and Spanish only
Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel,
Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
Visit to Spain undertaken from 15 to 26 October 2017:
observations and recommendations addressed to the national
Report of the Subcommittee*, **
* In accordance with article 16 (1) of the Optional Protocol, the present report was transmitted
confidentially to the national preventive mechanism on 15 March 2018. On 27 July 2018, the national
preventive mechanism agreed to publish the report along with its replies.
** The annexes to the present document are being circulated in the language of submission only.