Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.018 - European Cultural Convention

Declarations in force as of today
Status as of 01/06/2016

Greece

Declaration made at the time of signature, on 19 December 1954 - Or. Engl./Fr.

At the time of signing this Convention, I declare that the Greek Government interprets the phrase "insofar as may be possible", embodied in Articles 2 and 4 of the Convention, in the following sense : "having regard to the laws of each country and insofar as its internal conditions permit".
Period covered: 10/01/1962 -
Articles concerned : 2


Netherlands

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 8 February 1956 - Or. Fr.

We approve herewith, for the Kingdom in Europe, in respect of all the provisions contained therein, the Convention.
Period covered: 08/02/1956 -
Articles concerned : 10


Switzerland

Reservation made at the time of deposit of the instrument of accession, on 13 July 1962 - Or. Fr.

In view of the federal structure of Switzerland and the powers in educational and cultural matters conferred on the cantons by the Federal Constitution, the said powers are reserved so far as concerns the application of the Convention by Switzerland.
Period covered: 13/07/1962 -
Articles concerned : -


United Kingdom

Declaration contained in a letter from the Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom, dated 27 January 1994, registered at the Secretariat General on 28 January 1994 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 10 the said Convention shall extend to the Isle of Man, being a territory for whose international relations the Government of the United Kingdom are responsible.
Period covered: 28/01/1994 -
Articles concerned : 10

Declaration contained in a letter from the Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom, dated 26 May 1998, registered at the Secretariat General on 27 May 1998 - Or. Engl.


In accordance with Article 10 of the Convention, the Government of the United Kingdom declares that the said Convention shall apply to Gibraltar.
Period covered: 27/05/1998 -
Articles concerned : 10

Declaration contained in a letter from the Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom, dated 18 March 1999, registered at the Secretariat General on 19 March 1999 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 10 of the Convention, the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland wish the United Kingdom's ratification of the Convention to be extended to the Bailiwick of Jersey, being a territory for whose international relations the Government of the United Kingdom is responsible.
Period covered: 19/03/1999 -
Articles concerned : 10


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