At present, there is no accredited NHRI in San Marino.
In 2018, the UN Human Rights Committee recommended San Marino to establish an NHRI in conformity with the UN Paris Principles. At that occasion, San Marino informed that it did not envisage the establishment of an Ombudsman or NHRI in the country, due to its small size. It informed the Committee that some functions performed by Ombuds institution have been traditionally conferred upon the Captains Regent of the Republic of San Marino.
ENNHRI stands ready to provide the government of San Marino advice on how to strengthen existing national institutions, such as the Captains Regent in compliance with the Paris Principles.
Information received from San Marino in follow-up of the UN Human Rights Committee concluding observations (11 July 2018):