Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.023 - European Convention for the Peaceful Settlement of Disputes

Nature of declaration : Reservations
Status as of 25/08/2019

United Kingdom

Reservation made at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification, on 7 December 1960 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 35 of the said Convention:
i. the reservations subject to which the Government of the United Kingdom have accepted the compulsory jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice shall apply to the said Convention in so far as they are relevant and are not covered by other provisions thereof;
ii. Chapter II of the said Convention shall not apply to any dispute which concerns any or all of the non-metropolitan territories of the United Kingdom (other than the Channel Islands or the Isle of Man) for whose international relations the Government of the United Kingdom are responsible.

I have also to inform you that the reservations referred to in sub-paragraph (b)(i) above were communicated to the Secretary General of the United Nations by the United Kingdom Representative to the United Nations in Notes dated the 12th and 18th of April 1957.
Period covered: 07/12/1960 -
Articles concerned : 35


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