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|Signature||March 20, 1883|
|Ratification||June 6, 1884|
|Entry into force||July 7, 1884|
Territorial informationAccession to the Paris Convention (1883) for Suriname and Curaçao: February 1890; Entry into force: July 1, 1890.
Accession to the Paris Convention (1883) for the Dutch East Indies: July 1888; Entry into force: October 1, 1888.
|Article(s)||Signature||Instrument||Entry into Force|
|Stockholm Act (1967)||July 14, 1967||Ratification: October 9, 1974||January 10, 1975|
|Lisbon Act (1958)||October 31, 1958|
|London Act (1934)||June 2, 1934||Accession: June 12, 1948||August 5, 1948|
|The Hague Act (1925)||November 6, 1925||Ratification: May 1, 1928||June 1, 1928|
|Washington Act (1911)||June 2, 1911||Ratification: April 1, 1913||May 1, 1913|
|Brussels Act (1900)||December 14, 1900||Ratification: June 10, 1902||September 14, 1902|
Declarations, reservations etc.Stockholm Act (1967): A notification was deposited by the Government of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in which that Government indicated its desire to avail itself of the provisions of Article 30(2) of the Stockholm Act of the Paris Convention. That notification entered into force on the date of its receipt, that is, on September 11, 1970. Pursuant to the said Article, the Kingdom of the Netherlands, which was a member of the Paris 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 13 to 17 of the Stockholm Act of the Paris Convention, as if it were bound by those Articles.
Territorial informationStockholm Act (1967): Ratification for the Kingdom in Europe, the Netherlands Antilles and Aruba. The Netherlands Antilles ceased to exist on October 10, 2010. As from that date, the Stockholm Act continues to apply to Curaçao and Sint Maarten. The Stockholm Act also continues to apply to the islands of Bonaire, Sint Eustatius, and Saba which, with effect from October 10, 2010, have become part of the territory of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Europe.
Accession to the London Act (1934) included the Dutch East Indies, Suriname and Curaçao.
Ratification of the Hague Act (1925) included the Dutch East Indies, Suriname and Curaçao.
Ratification of the Washington Act (1911) included the Dutch East Indies, Suriname and Curaçao.
Ratification of the Brussels Act (1900) included the Dutch East Indies, Suriname and Curaçao.