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SignatureOctober 26, 1961
RatificationOctober 30, 1963
Entry into forceMay 18, 1964

Declarations, reservations etc.

The instruments of ratification or accession, or subsequent notifications, deposited with the Secretary-General of the United Nations by the following States contain declarations made under the articles mentioned hereafter (with reference to publication in Le Droit d'auteur (Copyright) for the years 1962 to 1964, in Copyright for the years 1965 to 1994, in Industrial Property and Copyright until May 1998 and, in Intellectual Property Laws and Treaties from June 1998 until December 2001):
United Kingdom, Articles 5(3) (concerning Article 5(1)(b)), 6(2) and 16(1)(a)(ii), (iii) and (iv) [1963, p. 244]; the same declarations were made for Gibraltar and Bermuda [1967, p. 36; 1970, p. 108].

Territorial information

The United Kingdom extended the application of the Rome Convention to the Isle of Man with effect from July 28, 1999.

Extension of application to Bermuda notified on March 10, 1970, with effect from June 10, 1970.

Extension of application to Gibraltar notified on December 20, 1966, with effect from March 20, 1967.