Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.066 - European Convention on the Protection of the Archaeological Heritage

Declarations in force as of today
Status as of 23/10/2016


Declaration made at the time of signature and contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 27 February 1974 - Or. Engl./Fr./Ger.

Austria considers that the provisions of Article 6, paragraph 2 (a) are not applicable on its territory whenever, by the acquisition of the objects mentioned in that provision by museums and institutions subject to the control of public authorities, such objects can be saved from decay or destruction and placed under public surveillance or State protection.

[ Note by the Secretariat : Austria denounced the Convention on 27 November 2014, with effect on 28 May 2015. ]
Period covered: 28/05/1974 -
Articles concerned : 6

United Kingdom

Declaration contained in a letter from the Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom dated 28 November 1972 handed to the Secretary General at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification on 8 December 1972 - Or. Engl.

On depositing this instrument, I have the honour to declare, in accordance with the provisions of paragraph 2 of Article 12 of the Convention, that the Convention shall extend to Jersey and the Isle of Man, being territories for the international relations of which the United Kingdom is responsible.
Period covered: 09/03/1973 -
Articles concerned : 12

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