WIPO-Administered Treaties

Contracting Parties > South Africa

Contracting PartyTreatySignatureInstrumentIn ForceDetails
European Union (EU)Beijing Treaty on Audiovisual PerformancesJune 19, 2013   
Cook IslandsBerne Convention Accession: May 3, 2017August 3, 2017Details
South AfricaBerne Convention Declaration of Continued Application: October 3, 1928October 3, 1928Details
South AfricaBudapest Treaty Accession: April 14, 1997July 14, 1997 
African Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI)Hague Agreement Accession: June 16, 2008September 16, 2008Details
European Union (EU)Hague Agreement Accession: September 24, 2007January 1, 2008Details
African Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI)Madrid Protocol Accession: December 5, 2014March 5, 2015Details
European Union (EU)Madrid Protocol Accession: July 1, 2004October 1, 2004Details
European Union (EU)Marrakesh VIP TreatyApril 30, 2014   
South AfricaParis Convention Accession: October 20, 1947December 1, 1947Details
South AfricaPatent Cooperation Treaty Accession: December 16, 1998March 16, 1999Details
European Patent Organisation (EPO)Patent Law TreatyMay 17, 2001   
African Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI)Singapore Treaty Accession: November 13, 2015February 13, 2016Details
Benelux Organization for Intellectual Property (BOIP)Singapore Treaty Accession: October 8, 2013January 8, 2014 
European Union (EU)Trademark Law TreatyJune 30, 1995  Details
South AfricaTrademark Law TreatyOctober 28, 1994   
African Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI)UPOV Convention Accession: June 10, 2014July 10, 2014Details
European Union (EU)UPOV Convention Accession: June 29, 2005July 29, 2005Details
South AfricaUPOV Convention Accession: October 7, 1977November 6, 1977Details
Cook IslandsWIPO Convention Accession: July 27, 2016October 27, 2016 
South AfricaWIPO ConventionJuly 14, 1967Ratification: December 23, 1974March 23, 1975Details
European Union (EU)WIPO Copyright TreatyDecember 20, 1996Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010Details
South AfricaWIPO Copyright TreatyDecember 12, 1997   
European Union (EU)WIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 20, 1996Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010Details
South AfricaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 12, 1997