The Advocate of the Principle of Equality is a specialised body for prevention and elimination of discrimination.  


Main responsibilities:    


Contact info:  


Office for Equal Opportunities

Bostjan Vernik Setinc

Advocate of the Principle of Equality

Erjavceva 15, SI - 1000 Ljubljana    



T: +386 (0)1 478 1483

F: +386 (0)1 478 1491




Free telephone calls: 080 12 13 (this service is available in Slovenia only)










NOTE: For reasons of time and staff, it is at the moment impossible to offer more than basic information in other languages than Slovenian.


A special web page of the Advocate is available here.  Much more information is available in 10 languages (Slovenian, Bosnian, Serbian, Albanian, French, German, English, Roma, Italian and Hungarian).Please contact us anytime if you have questions!





EXPLANATION: Apart from Slovenian language you can contact the Advocate also in English, Croatian, Serbian (if possible write in the Latin alphabet), Bosnian and French language. Passively on the level of basic communication the Advocate also understands Macedonian language (if possible write in the Latin alphabet). Please contact us in advance if interpretation in Slovenian sign language is needed.