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Contracting Parties > Rome Convention (Total Contracting Parties : 92)

Contracting PartySignatureInstrumentIn ForceDetails
Albania Accession: June 1, 2000September 1, 2000 
Algeria Accession: January 22, 2007April 22, 2007Details
Andorra Accession: February 25, 2004May 25, 2004 
ArgentinaOctober 26, 1961Ratification: December 2, 1991March 2, 1992 
Armenia Accession: October 31, 2002January 31, 2003 
Australia Accession: June 30, 1992September 30, 1992Details
AustriaOctober 26, 1961Ratification: March 9, 1973June 9, 1973Details
Azerbaijan Accession: July 5, 2005October 5, 2005 
Bahrain Accession: October 18, 2005January 18, 2006 
Barbados Accession: June 18, 1983September 18, 1983 
Belarus Accession: February 27, 2003May 27, 2003Details
BelgiumOctober 26, 1961Ratification: July 2, 1999October 2, 1999Details
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Accession: August 24, 1993November 24, 1993 
Bosnia and HerzegovinaOctober 26, 1961Ratification: February 19, 2009May 19, 2009Details
BrazilOctober 26, 1961Ratification: June 29, 1965September 29, 1965 
Bulgaria Accession: May 31, 1995August 31, 1995Details
Burkina Faso Accession: October 14, 1987January 14, 1988 
Cabo Verde Accession: April 3, 1997July 3, 1997 
CambodiaOctober 26, 1961   
Canada Accession: March 4, 1998June 4, 1998Details
ChileOctober 26, 1961Ratification: June 5, 1974September 5, 1974 
Colombia Accession: June 17, 1976September 17, 1976 
Congo Accession: June 29, 1962May 18, 1964Details
Costa Rica Accession: June 9, 1971September 9, 1971Details
Croatia Accession: January 20, 2000April 20, 2000Details
Cyprus Accession: March 17, 2009June 17, 2009 
Czech Republic Declaration / Notification of Succession: September 30, 1993January 1, 1993Details
DenmarkOctober 26, 1961Ratification: June 23, 1965September 23, 1965Details
Dominica Accession: August 9, 1999November 9, 1999 
Dominican Republic Accession: October 27, 1986January 27, 1987 
EcuadorJune 26, 1962Ratification: December 19, 1963May 18, 1964 
El Salvador Accession: March 29, 1979June 29, 1979 
Estonia Accession: January 28, 2000April 28, 2000Details
Fiji Accession: January 11, 1972April 11, 1972Details
FinlandJune 21, 1962Ratification: July 21, 1983October 21, 1983Details
FranceOctober 26, 1961Ratification: April 3, 1987July 3, 1987Details
Georgia Accession: May 18, 2004August 14, 2004 
GermanyOctober 26, 1961Ratification: July 21, 1966October 21, 1966Details
Greece Accession: October 6, 1992January 6, 1993 
Guatemala Accession: October 14, 1976January 14, 1977 
Holy SeeOctober 26, 1961   
Honduras Accession: November 16, 1989February 16, 1990 
Hungary Accession: November 10, 1994February 10, 1995 
IcelandOctober 26, 1961Accession: March 15, 1994June 15, 1994Details
IndiaOctober 26, 1961   
IrelandJune 30, 1962Ratification: June 19, 1979September 19, 1979Details
IsraelFebruary 7, 1962Accession: September 30, 2002December 30, 2002Details
ItalyOctober 26, 1961Ratification: January 8, 1975April 8, 1975Details
Jamaica Accession: October 27, 1993January 27, 1994 
Japan Accession: July 26, 1989October 26, 1989Details
Kazakhstan Accession: March 30, 2012June 30, 2012 
Kyrgyzstan Accession: May 13, 2003August 13, 2003 
Latvia Accession: May 20, 1999August 20, 1999Details
LebanonJune 26, 1962Ratification: May 12, 1997August 12, 1997 
Lesotho Accession: October 26, 1989January 26, 1990Details
Liberia Accession: September 16, 2005December 16, 2005 
Liechtenstein Accession: July 12, 1999October 12, 1999Details
Lithuania Accession: April 22, 1999July 22, 1999Details
Luxembourg Accession: November 25, 1975February 25, 1976Details
MexicoOctober 26, 1961Ratification: February 17, 1964May 18, 1964 
MonacoJune 22, 1962Ratification: September 6, 1985December 6, 1985Details
Montenegro Declaration of Continued Application: October 23, 2006June 3, 2006Details
Netherlands Accession: July 7, 1993October 7, 1993Details
Nicaragua Accession: May 10, 2000August 10, 2000 
Niger Accession: April 5, 1963May 18, 1964Details
Nigeria Accession: July 29, 1993October 29, 1993Details
Norway Accession: April 10, 1978July 10, 1978Details
Panama Accession: June 2, 1983September 2, 1983 
ParaguayJune 30, 1962Ratification: November 26, 1969February 26, 1970 
Peru Accession: May 7, 1985August 7, 1985 
Philippines Accession: June 25, 1984September 25, 1984 
Poland Accession: March 13, 1997June 13, 1997Details
Portugal Accession: April 17, 2002July 17, 2002 
Republic of Korea Accession: December 18, 2008March 18, 2009Details
Republic of Moldova Accession: September 5, 1995December 5, 1995Details
Romania Accession: July 22, 1998October 22, 1998Details
Russian Federation Accession: February 26, 2003May 26, 2003Details
Saint Lucia Accession: May 17, 1996August 17, 1996Details
SerbiaOctober 26, 1961Ratification: March 10, 2003June 10, 2003Details
Slovakia Declaration / Notification of Succession: May 28, 1993January 1, 1993Details
Slovenia Accession: July 9, 1996October 9, 1996Details
SpainOctober 26, 1961Ratification: August 14, 1991November 14, 1991Details
SwedenOctober 26, 1961Ratification: July 13, 1962May 18, 1964Details
Switzerland Accession: June 24, 1993September 24, 1993Details
Syrian Arab Republic Accession: February 13, 2006May 13, 2006 
Tajikistan Accession: February 19, 2008May 19, 2008 
the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Accession: December 2, 1997March 2, 1998Details
Togo Accession: March 10, 2003June 10, 2003 
Turkey Accession: January 8, 2004April 8, 2004 
Ukraine Accession: March 12, 2002June 12, 2002 
United Arab Emirates Accession: October 14, 2004January 14, 2005 
United KingdomOctober 26, 1961Ratification: October 30, 1963May 18, 1964Details
Uruguay Accession: April 4, 1977July 4, 1977 
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) Accession: October 30, 1995January 30, 1996Details
Viet Nam Accession: December 1, 2006March 1, 2007Details

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