European Agreement on the Protection of Television Broadcasts

Host Institution:Council of Europe (CE)
MembersContracting Parties/Signatories
 Historical Information
 Treaty Actions
Subject MatterCopyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights)
Available Texts
Treaty Text
English

European Agreement on the Protection of Television Broadcasts European Agreement on the Protection of Television Broadcasts, Complete document (pdf) [139 KB]

French

Arrangement européen pour la protection des émissions de télévision Arrangement européen pour la protection des émissions de télévision, Complete document (pdf) [172 KB]

Historical Information

Belgium: Signature: September 13, 1960; Ratification: February 7, 1968; Entry into force: March 8, 1968. Notification of denunciation: December 31, 1989, with effect from January 1, 1990, in accordance with Article 13(2).

Cyprus: Signature: September 23, 1969; Ratification: January 21, 1970; Entry into force: February 22, 1970. Notification of denunciation: December 31, 1989, with effect from January 1, 1990, in accordance with Article 13(2).

Spain: Accession: September 22, 1971; Entry into force: October 23, 1971. Notification of denunciation: December 31, 1989, with effect from January 1, 1990, in accordance with Article 13(2).

Turkey: Signature: June 22, 1960; Ratification: December 19, 1975; Entry into force: January 20, 1976. Notification of denunciation: December 31, 1989, with effect from January 1, 1990, in accordance with Article 13(2).