Regional offices of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights

‘Let’s be accessible. So that there shall be no need to go to Kyiv and there shall be a possibility for a person to tell our on-site representative his or her problems. And we will work on these problems together’, – Valeriya Lutkovska

Regional Offices of the Commissioner for Human Rights are established by the Commissioner according to the Law of Ukraine «On the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights» to ensure efficient activities of the Commissioner and the availability of our community liaison offices for citizens residing in remote areas.

Regional offices of the Commissioner operate in Lviv, Zhytomyr, Dnipropetrovsk, Rivne, Chernivtsi, Kharkiv, Odesa and Ivano-Frankivskregions.

According to imposed tasks regional offices of the Commissioner monitor the observance of human and citizen’s rights and freedoms; submit their proposals on ensuring human rights and fundamental freedoms to the Commissioner; on behalf of the Commissioner explain the measures which should be taken by a person who has filed his or her petition to the Commissioner; ensure cooperation of the Commissioner with representatives of civil society organizations; ensure operation of community liaison offices; take measures to implement  provisions of the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment; forge relationship and cooperate with regional and local authorities; etc.

The jurisdiction of the regional offices of the Commissioner extends not only to the region, where the office is located, but also to the neighboring regions.





Koksharova Tetiana

Dnipropetrovsk oblast

52 Starokozatska str., office 136, Dnipro 49000


Skype: ombdnepr

Oksana Krupii


10/12 Vasylia Stusa ave., office 6, Kamianske, Dnipropetrovsk oblast 51900

+380569 537 537



Petro Hryban

Zhytomyr oblast

3/14 Koroliova residential area, room 107, Zhytomyr


Skype: pred.omb.zhytomyr

Diana Shvardak

Zakarpatska oblast

4 Narodna sqr., room 139-141, Uzhhorod


Olena Diemienieva

Zaporizhzhia oblast




Oksana Ustymchyk

Ivano-Frankivsk oblast

21 Hrushevskoho str., room 619, Ivano-Frankivsk




Skype: Ombudsman-if

Nataliia Malykh

Lviv oblast

14 Vynnychenka str., Lviv 79008

+38032 255-09-50


Skype: omb.lviv

Svitlana Perebyinis

Mykolaiiv oblast


+38066 024 95 10


Skype: Ombudsman.Mykolaiv

Anatolii Pazychuk

Odessa oblast

Correspondence address: Odesa 65091, P.O.Box 117




Skype: ombudsman_odessa

Oleh Torkunov

Rivne oblast

1 Prosvity sqr., room 132, Rivne



Valentyna Veltsen

Kharkiv oblast

3 Sumska str., room 21, Kharkiv

+38097 964 26 85


Liliia Afanasiadi

Kherson oblast

47 Ushakova ave., room 47, Kherson 73000

+38063 43 088 08

Leonid Illiuk

Chernivtsi oblast

1 Ruska, room 1a-3, Chernivtsi


+38050-607-49-20; +38067-374-26-50