Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.031 - European Agreement on the Abolition of Visas for Refugees
Nature of declaration : Territorial Applications
Status as of 21/09/2019
FranceDeclaration contained in a letter from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, dated 7 January 1961, registered at the Secretariat General on 9 January 1961 - Or. Fr.
The field of application of the European Agreement of 20 April 1959 on the abolition of visas for refugees which was originally limited to "metropolitan France" was recently extended to include "Algeria and the Sahara".
Persons concerned will, however, as in the past, require the special permit issued by the prefectoral or consular authorities.
Period covered: 09/01/1961 - 05/07/1962
Articles concerned : -