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IP-related Multilateral Treaties > Contracting Parties/Signatories > Universal Copyright Convention 1971 (Total Contracting Parties : 65)

Contracting Parties/SignatoriesSignatureInstrumentIn ForceDetails
Albania Accession: November 4, 2003February 4, 2004 
Algeria Accession: May 18, 1973July 10, 1974Details
Australia Accession: November 29, 1977February 28, 1978 
Austria Accession: May 14, 1982August 14, 1982 
Bahamas Accession: September 27, 1976December 27, 1976 
Bangladesh Accession: May 5, 1975August 5, 1975Details
Barbados Accession: March 18, 1983June 18, 1983 
BelgiumJuly 28, 1971   
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Accession: December 22, 1989March 22, 1990Details
Bosnia and Herzegovina Declaration / Notification of Succession: July 12, 1993March 6, 1992 
BrazilJuly 24, 1971Ratification: September 11, 1975December 11, 1975 
Bulgaria Accession: March 7, 1975June 7, 1975Details
Cameroon Accession: February 1, 1973July 10, 1974 
China Accession: July 30, 1992October 30, 1992Details
Colombia Accession: March 18, 1976June 18, 1976 
Costa RicaJuly 24, 1971Ratification: December 7, 1979March 7, 1980 
Croatia Declaration / Notification of Succession: July 6, 1992October 8, 1991Details
Cyprus Accession: September 19, 1990December 19, 1990 
Czech Republic Declaration / Notification of Succession: March 26, 1993January 1, 1993Details
DenmarkJuly 24, 1971Ratification: April 11, 1979July 11, 1979 
Dominican Republic Accession: February 8, 1983May 8, 1983 
Ecuador Accession: June 6, 1991September 6, 1991 
El Salvador Accession: December 29, 1978March 29, 1979 
FinlandNovember 12, 1971Ratification: August 1, 1986November 1, 1986 
FranceJuly 24, 1971Ratification: September 11, 1972July 10, 1974 
GermanyJuly 24, 1971Ratification: October 18, 1973July 10, 1974Details
GuatemalaJuly 24, 1971   
Guinea Accession: August 13, 1981November 13, 1981 
Holy SeeJuly 24, 1971Ratification: February 6, 1980May 6, 1980 
HungaryJuly 24, 1971Ratification: September 15, 1972July 10, 1974Details
IndiaJuly 24, 1971Ratification: January 7, 1988April 7, 1988 
IsraelJuly 24, 1971   
ItalyJuly 24, 1971Ratification: October 25, 1979January 25, 1980Details
JapanOctober 22, 1971Ratification: July 21, 1977October 21, 1977Details
KenyaJuly 24, 1971Ratification: January 4, 1974July 10, 1974 
Liechtenstein Accession: August 11, 1999November 11, 1999 
MexicoJuly 24, 1971Ratification: July 31, 1975October 31, 1975Details
MonacoJuly 24, 1971Ratification: September 13, 1974December 13, 1974 
Montenegro Declaration / Notification of Succession: April 26, 2007June 3, 2006Details
Morocco Accession: October 28, 1975January 28, 1976 
NetherlandsJuly 24, 1971Acceptance: August 30, 1985November 30, 1985 
Niger Accession: February 15, 1989May 15, 1989 
NorwayNovember 20, 1971Ratification: May 7, 1974August 7, 1974 
Panama Accession: June 3, 1980September 3, 1980 
Peru Accession: April 22, 1985July 22, 1985 
Poland Accession: December 9, 1976March 9, 1977 
Portugal Accession: April 30, 1981July 30, 1981Details
Republic of Korea Accession: July 1, 1987October 1, 1987Details
Russian Federation Accession: December 9, 1994March 9, 1995Details
Rwanda Accession: August 10, 1989November 10, 1989 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Declaration / Notification of Succession: January 22, 1985January 22, 1985 
Saudi Arabia Accession: April 13, 1994July 13, 1994 
Senegal Accession: April 9, 1974July 10, 1974 
SerbiaJuly 24, 1971Ratification: July 3, 1973July 10, 1974Details
Slovakia Declaration / Notification of Succession: March 31, 1993January 1, 1993Details
Slovenia Declaration / Notification of Succession: November 5, 1992June 25, 1991Details
SpainJuly 24, 1971Ratification: April 10, 1974July 10, 1974 
Sri Lanka Accession: October 25, 1983January 25, 1984 
SwedenJuly 24, 1971Ratification: June 27, 1973July 10, 1974 
SwitzerlandJuly 24, 1971Ratification: June 21, 1993September 21, 1993 
the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Declaration / Notification of Succession: April 30, 1997November 17, 1991 
Togo Accession: February 28, 2003May 28, 2003 
Trinidad and Tobago Accession: May 19, 1988August 19, 1988 
TunisiaJuly 24, 1971Ratification: March 10, 1975June 10, 1975Details
United KingdomJuly 24, 1971Ratification: May 19, 1972July 10, 1974Details
United States of AmericaJuly 24, 1971Ratification: September 18, 1972July 10, 1974Details
Uruguay Accession: January 12, 1993April 12, 1993 
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) Accession: January 11, 1996April 11, 1996 

 

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