Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.005 - Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 28/07/2017

Belgium

Declaration from the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 29 June 1955, registered at the Secretariat General on 5 July 1955 - Or. Fr.

On behalf of the Belgian Government, I recognise, in accordance with Article 25 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, signed in Rome on 4 November 1950, and for a period of two years as from the ratification of this declaration, the competence of the European Commission of Human Rights to receive petitions submitted to the Secretary General of the Council of Europe by any person, non governmental organisation or group of individuals claiming to be the victim of a violation by one of the High Contracting Parties of the rights set forth in this Convention.

[Note by the Secretariat : This declaration was renewed for successive periods of two and five years :
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium registered at the Secretariat General on 23 August 1957 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 13 June 1959, registered at the Secretariat General on 2 July 1959 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 13 July 1964, registered at the Secretariat General on 4 August 1964 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 17 July 1969, registered at the Secretariat General on 13 August 1969 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 30 July 1973, registered at the Secretariat General on 30 August 1973 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 1 July 1975, registered at the Secretariat General on 29 July 1975 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 27 June 1977, registered at the Secretariat General on 7 September 1977 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 30 June 1982, registered at the Secretariat General on 13 October 1982 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 25 June 1987, registered at the Secretariat General on 27 July 1987 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 10 June 1992, registered at the Secretariat General on 26 June 1992 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 25 June 1997, registered at the Secretariat General on 30 June 1997 - Or. Fr.
Period covered: 05/07/1955 - 31/10/1998
Articles concerned : Ex-25

Declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 29 June 1955, registered at the Secretariat General on 5 July 1955 - Or. Fr.

On behalf of the Belgian Government, I recognise, in accordance with Article 46 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms [see Article 34 of the Convention since the entry into force of Protocol No. 11], signed in Rome on 4 November 1950, and for a period of five years as from the ratification of this declaration, as compulsory ipso facto and without special agreement, the jurisdiction of the European Court of Human Rights in all matters concerning the interpretation and application of the said Convention.

[Note by the Secretariat : This declaration was renewed for successive periods of two and five years :
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 8 June 1960, registered at the Secretariat General on 5 July 1960 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 1 December 1965, registered at the Secretariat General on 10 December 1965 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 27 June 1967, registered at the Secretariat General on 29 June 1967 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 17 July 1969, registered at the Secretariat General on 13 August 1969 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 30 July 1973, registered at the Secretariat General on 30 August 1973 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 1 July 1975, registered at the Secretariat General on 29 July 1975 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 27 June 1977, registered at the Secretariat General on 7 September 1977 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 30 June 1982, registered at the Secretariat General on 13 October 1982 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 25 June 1987, registered at the Secretariat General on 27 July 1987 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 10 June 1992, registered at the Secretariat General on 26 June 1992 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium, dated 25 June 1997, registered at the Secretariat General on 30 June 1997 - Or. Fr.
Period covered: 05/07/1955 - 31/10/1998
Articles concerned : Ex-46


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