Chart of signatures and ratifications of Treaty 031

European Agreement on the Abolition of Visas for Refugees
Status as of 06/02/2016
Title European Agreement on the Abolition of Visas for Refugees
Reference CETS No.031
Opening of the treaty Strasbourg, 20/04/1959  - Treaty open for signature by the member States and for accession by non-member States party either to the Convention relating to the Status of Refugees of 28/7/1951 or to the Agreement of 15/10/1946
Entry into Force 04/09/1960  - 3 Ratifications.

State who signed State who ratified State who neither signed nor ratified State who suspended State who denounced

Members of Council of Europe

  Signature Ratification Entry into Force Suspension Notes R. D. A. T. C. O.
Albania                      
Andorra                      
Armenia 11/05/2001                    
Austria                      
Azerbaijan                      
Belgium 20/04/1959 20/04/1959 04/09/1960                
Bosnia and Herzegovina                      
Bulgaria                      
Croatia                      
Cyprus 07/04/1978                    
Czech Republic 09/03/1999 09/03/1999 10/04/1999                
Denmark 30/11/1960 30/11/1960 01/01/1961       D.        
Estonia                      
Finland 04/07/1990 04/07/1990 05/08/1990       D.        
France 20/04/1959 20/04/1959 04/09/1960 16/09/1986     D.   T.    
Georgia                      
Germany 20/04/1959 06/11/1961 07/12/1961           T.    
Greece                      
Hungary 16/06/2009 06/11/2009 07/12/2009       D.        
Iceland 08/09/1966 08/09/1966 09/10/1966                
Ireland 29/10/1969 29/10/1969 30/11/1969                
Italy 04/12/1963 01/06/1965 02/07/1965     R.          
Latvia                      
Liechtenstein   28/10/1969 29/11/1969       D.        
Lithuania                      
Luxembourg 20/04/1959 24/04/1961 25/05/1961                
Malta 17/01/1989 17/01/1989 18/02/1989       D.        
Moldova                      
Monaco                      
Montenegro                      
Netherlands 04/06/1959 03/08/1960 04/09/1960           T.    
Norway 25/11/1960 25/11/1960 01/01/1961       D.        
Poland 19/05/2004 20/04/2005 21/05/2005       D.        
Portugal 10/05/1979 12/10/1981 13/11/1981           T.    
Romania 05/11/1999 24/04/2001 25/05/2001                
Russia                      
San Marino                      
Serbia                      
Slovakia 03/06/2004 27/01/2005 28/02/2005       D.        
Slovenia                      
Spain 10/03/1982 30/06/1982 31/07/1982                
Sweden 30/11/1960 30/11/1960 01/01/1961       D.   T.    
Switzerland 29/11/1965 20/12/1966 21/01/1967       D.        
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia                      
Turkey                      
Ukraine                      
United Kingdom 26/08/1968 26/08/1968 27/09/1968 11/02/2003     D.   T.    

Total number of signatures not followed by ratifications 2
Total number of ratifications/accessions 23
a: Accession s: Signature without reservation as to ratification su: Succession r: Signature "ad referendum".
R.: Reservations D.: Declarations A.: Authorities T.: Territorial Application C.: Communication O.: Objection.
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