NEW RATIFICATION

22 July 2022 Strasbourg

On 22 July, Ambassador Dastid KORESHI, Permanent Representative of Albania, transmitted to the Secretary General of the Council of Europe the instruments of ratification of the Council of Europe Convention on Access to Official Documents (CETS 205), known as Tromsø Convention, with entry into...

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NEW RATIFICATION

4 May 2022 Strasbourg

Armenia ratified the Council of Europe Convention on Access to Official Documents (CETS No. 205) on 4 may 2022. The Treaty will enter into force in respect of Armenia on 1st September 2022. Charts of signatures and ratifications (as they appear on the Treaty Office Website) Council of Europe...

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Election of members

COUNCIL OF EUROPE ACCESS INFO GROUP

On 31 March 2022, the Consultation of the Parties of the Tromsø Convention elected ten members of the Council of Europe Access Info Group: Mr Kestutis ANDRIJAUSKAS; Mr Inge Lorange BACKER; Ms Biljana BOŽIĆ; Ms Veronica CRETU; Ms Helena JÄDERBLOM; Ms Thordis INGADOTTIR; Ms Päivi Hannele...

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NEW SIGNATURE

23/11/2021

Spain signed the Council of Europe Convention on Access to Official Documents (CETS No. 205) on 23 November 2021. Charts of signatures and ratifications (as they appear on the Treaty Office Website) Council of Europe Convention on Access to Official Documents

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First meeting

CONSULTATION OF THE PARTIES

29/11/2021 STRASBOURG

The Consultation of the Parties to the Council of Europe Convention on Access to Official Documents (CETS No. 250) - the Tromsø Convention held its first meeting on 29 November in Strasbourg. List of decisions made during the first meeting Draft agenda

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Resolution CM/Res(2021)2 on rules on the election procedure of the members of the Group of Specialists on Access to Official Documents

3 March 2021 STRASBOURG

The Ministers' Deputies, at their 1397th meeting on 3 March 2021, adopted Resolution CM/Res(2021)2 on rules on the election procedure of the members of the Group of Specialists on Access to Official Documents (Council of Europe Access Info Group) and invited Parties to the Council of Europe...

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Iceland’s transmission of the instrument of ratification of the Tromsø Convention

10/02/2021 STRASBOURG

Following Iceland’s transmission of the instrument of ratification of the Tromsø Convention to the Secretary General on 10 February 2021, the Convention will enter into force in respect of Iceland on 1 June 2021.

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Entry into force of the Tromsø Convention

1/12/2020 Strasbourg

The Council of Europe Convention on Access to Official Documents (CETS No. 205), also known as the Tromsø Convention, enters into force on 1 December 2020, in respect of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Estonia, Finland, Hungary, Lithuania, Montenegro, Norway, the Republic of Moldova, Sweden and Ukraine. ...

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