WIPO-Administered Treaties

Contracting Parties > Lisbon Agreement > Geneva Act (2015) (Total Contracting Parties : 5)

Contracting PartySignatureInstrumentIn ForceDetails
Albania Accession: June 26, 2019February 26, 2020
Bosnia and HerzegovinaMay 21, 2015  
Burkina FasoMay 21, 2015  
Cambodia Accession: March 9, 2018February 26, 2020
  • In accordance with Article 7(4) of the Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement, the Kingdom of Cambodia wants to receive an individual fee to cover its cost of substantive examination of each international registration. (see Lisbon Notification No. 35)
CongoMay 21, 2015  
Costa RicaOctober 13, 2015  
Côte d'Ivoire Accession: September 28, 2018 
  • The Republic of Côte d'Ivoire being a Member State of the African Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI), the Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement will enter into force, with respect to the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire, three months after the date on which OAPI deposits its instrument of accession to the said Act in accordance with Articles 28 and 29 of the Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement, and the required number of accessions/ratifications has been reached.
Democratic People's Republic of Korea Accession: October 8, 2019February 26, 2020
European Union (EU) Accession: November 26, 2019February 26, 2020
  • In accordance with Article 28(1)(iii) of the Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement, the European Union has been duly authorized, in accordance with its internal procedures, to become party to the Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement and that, under the constituting treaties of the European Union, legislation applies under which regional titles of protection can be obtained in respect of geographical indications. (see Lisbon Notification No. 42)
  • The European Union avails itself of the possibility provided for in Article 29(4) of the Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement to extend by one year the time limit referred to in Article 15(1) of the Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement, and the periods referred to in Article 17 of the Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement, in accordance with the procedures specified in the Common Regulations. (see Lisbon Notification No. 42)
FranceMay 21, 2015  
GabonMay 21, 2015  
HungaryMay 21, 2015  
ItalyMay 22, 2015  
MaliMay 21, 2015  
NicaraguaMay 21, 2015  
PeruMay 21, 2015  
PortugalAugust 5, 2015  
Republic of MoldovaApril 11, 2016  
RomaniaMay 21, 2015  
Samoa Accession: October 2, 2019February 26, 2020
  • In accordance with Article 7(4) of the Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement, the Independent State of Samoa wants to receive an individual fee to cover its cost of substantive examination of each international registration. (see Lisbon Notification No. 39)
  • In accordance with Article 7(4) of the Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement, the Independent State of Samoa requires an administrative fee relating to the use by the beneficiaries of the appellation of origin or the geographical indication in the Independent State of Samoa. (see Lisbon Notification No. 39)
TogoMay 21, 2015