Croatia

Croatian Parliament

Political system
Parliamentary system
Structure of parliament
Unicameral
IPU membership
Yes

Administration

Parliamentary and State budget

Legal document(s) specifying parliament’s power over its budget
Standing Orders of Parliament
Responsibility for preparing the proposal for the parliamentary budget
Parliament and the Executive together
Decision-making about the maximum amount of the parliamentary budget
The amount of the budget is agreed between Parliament and the Executive
Decision-making about the allocation of the parliamentary budget
The Executive decides how to allocate the budget
National currency
Euro (EUR)

Notes:

Croatia adopted the euro on 1 January 2023 at the conversion rate of €1 = 7.5340 Croatian kuna. Croatian kuna figures in appearing prior to 2023 have been converted into euro at this rate for the sake of consistency. PPP conversion factors have also been updated.

PPP (Purchasing Power Parity) conversion factor
0.43
(2023)
Parliament’s budget, per year
31,000,000 EUR
(2022)

Notes: 2024

Parliament’s budget, per year in PPP
No information available
Offices included in the parliamentary budget
Other institutions

Notes: Council for Civil Oversight of Security and Intelligence Agencies

State budget, per year
28,000,000,000 EUR
(2022)
Proportion of the State budget devoted to parliament, per year
0.001
(2022)

Parliamentary staff

The parliamentary administration is independent from the government
No
Parliament has control over the recruitment of parliamentary staff
No
There is one or more gender equality policy that applies to the parliamentary administration
No
Links to gender equality policies
No information available
Number of staff employed by the parliament (FTE)
286
(2023)

Secretary General

Authority that selects the Secretary General
The Speaker
Chamber/Parliament votes to approve the selection of the Secretary General
Yes
Length of term of the Secretary General
A fixed number of years
Length of the fixed term for the Secretary General (years)
4
Previous occupation of the current Secretary General
Other

Notes: state election commission, deputy secretary.

Historical data for IPU membership

Historical data for IPU membership
Year IPU membership
2020-09
List of values for 2020-09
No
2019-04
List of values for 2019-04
No
2018-06
List of values for 2018-06
No