Treaties and Contracting Parties
Contracting Parties > Berne Convention > Tunisia
|Signature||September 9, 1886|
|Ratification||September 5, 1887|
|Entry into force||December 5, 1887|
|Article(s)||Signature||Instrument||Entry into Force|
|Paris Act (1971)||July 24, 1971||Ratification: May 14, 1975||August 16, 1975|
|Stockholm Act (1967)||July 14, 1967|
|Brussels Act (1948)||June 26, 1948||Accession: October 23, 1951||May 22, 1952|
|Rome Act (1928)||June 2, 1928||Accession: November 3, 1933||December 22, 1933|
|Berne Additional Protocol (1914)||March 20, 1914||Ratification: March 31, 1920||April 23, 1920|
|Berlin Act (1908)||November 13, 1908||Ratification: June 30, 1910||September 9, 1910|
|Paris Additional Act (1896)||May 4, 1896||Ratification: September 9, 1897||December 9, 1897|
Declarations, reservations etc.Ratification of the Paris Act (1971) included a notification in which the Government of the Republic of Tunisia declared that it availed itself of the faculties provided for in Article II and III of the said Appendix. The relevant declaration was effective from August 16, 1975, until October 10, 1984.
Paris Act (1971): With the declaration provided for in Article 33(2) relating to the International Court of Justice.
Stockholm Act (1967): A notification was deposited by the Government of the Republic of Tunisia in which that Government indicated its desire to avail itself of the provisions of Article 38(2) of the Stockholm Act of the Berne Convention. This notification entered into force on the date of its receipt, that is, on September 18, 1970. Pursuant to the provisions of the said Article, the Republic of Tunisia, which was a member of the Berne Union, could, for five years from April 26, 1970, the date of entry into force of the Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), exercise the rights provided under Articles 22 to 26 of the Stockholm Act of the Berne Convention, as if it were bound by those Articles.
Accession to the Rome Act (1928) subject to the following reservation: Article 2, paragraph 4, of the Act is replaced by the relevant provisions of the texts adopted prior to the Berlin Act, 1908 (Article 4 of the Berne Convention, 1886), in respect of works of art applied to industry.
Ratification of the Berlin Act (1908) subject to the following reservation: In respect to the protection of works of art applied to industry, Article 2, paragraph 4, of the Act is replaced by Article 4 of the Berne Convention, 1886, (N.B. the latter article does not include said works among literary and artistic works).
Additional informationSignature and accession to the Brussels Act (1948) through France.
Signature and accession to the Rome Act (1928) through France.
Signature and ratification of the Berne Additional Protocol (1914) through France.
Signature and ratification of the Berlin Act (1908) through France.