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 30/03/2017

Denmark

Declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 7 April 1953, deposited with the instrument of ratification on 13 April 1953 - Or. Fr.

On behalf of the Government of His Majesty the King of Denmark, I the undersigned his Minister for Foreign Affairs, declare that, in accordance with Article 25 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms signed in Rome on 4 November 1950:
The Government of the Kingdom of Denmark recognises, for a period of two years, the competence of the European Commission of Human Rights to receive applications addressed to the Secretary General of the Council of Europe from any person, non governmental organisation or group of individuals claiming to be the victim of a violation by Denmark of the rights set forth in the said Convention.

[Note by the Secretariat : This declaration was renewed for successive periods of two and five years :
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 12 March 1955, registered at the Secretariat General on 14 March 1955 - Or. Fr.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 2 April 1957, registered at the Secretariat General on 4 April 1957 - Or. Fr.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 26 March 1962, registered at the Secretariat General on 4 April 1962 - Or. Fr.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 10 April 1967, registered at the Secretariat General on 12 April 1967 - Or. Fr.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 7 April 1972, registered at the Secretariat General on 14 April 1972 - Or. Fr.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 5 April 1977, registered at the Secretariat General on 18 April 1977 - Or. Engl.
- by a letter from the Permanent Representation of Denmark, dated 22 March 1982, registered at the Secretariat General on 29 March 1982 - Or. Engl.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 18 February 1987, registered at the Secretariat General on 23 February 1987 - Or. Engl.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 13 February 1992, registered at the Secretariat General on 17 March 1992 - Or. Engl.
and renewed for an indefinite period from 5 April 1997 by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 17 March 1997, registered at the Secretariat General on 25 March 1997 - Or. Engl. ]
Period covered: 03/09/1953 - 31/10/1998
Articles concerned : Ex-25

Declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 7 April 1953, deposited with the instrument of ratification on 13 April 1953 - Or. Fr.

On behalf of the Government of His Majesty the King of Denmark, I the undersigned his Minister for Foreign Affairs, declare that, in accordance with Article 46 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms signed in Rome on 4 November 1950 [see Article 34 of the Convention since the entry into force of Protocol No. 11]:
The Government of the Kingdom of Denmark recognises, for a period of two years, as compulsory ipso facto and without special agreement, the jurisdiction of the European Court of Human Rights in all matters which concern the application and interpretation of the said Convention.

[Note by the Secretariat : This declaration was renewed for successive periods of two, three and five years :
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 12 March 1955, registered at the Secretariat General on 14 March 1955 - Or. Fr.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 2 April 1957, registered at the Secretariat General on 4 April 1957 - Or. Fr.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 20 March 1959, registered at the Secretariat General on 23 March 1959 - Or. Fr.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 26 March 1962, registered at the Secretariat General on 4 April 1962 - Or. Fr.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 31 March 1967, registered at the Secretariat General on 12 April 1967 - Or. Fr.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 7 April 1972, registered at the Secretariat General on 14 April 1972 - Or. Fr.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 5 April 1977, registered at the Secretariat General on 18 April 1977 - Or. Engl.
- by a letter from the Permanent Representation of Denmark, dated 22 March 1982, registered at the Secretariat General on 29 March 1982 - Or. Engl.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 18 February 1987, registered at the Secretariat General on 23 February 1987 - Or. Engl.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 13 February 1992, registered at the Secretariat General on 17 March 1992 - Or. Engl.
and renewed for an indefinite period from 5 April 1997 by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 17 March 1997, registered at the Secretariat General on 25 March 1997 - Or. Engl.]
Period covered: 03/09/1953 - 31/10/1998
Articles concerned : Ex-46


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