Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.035 - European Social Charter

Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 24/05/2019

United Kingdom

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 11 July 1962 - Or. Engl.

The Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, having considered the Charter aforesaid, hereby confirm, ratify and undertake faithfully to perform and carry out the stipulations contained in Parts I, III, IV and V of the Charter, and, in accordance with the provisions of paragraph 1 (b) and (c) of article 20, the stipulations contained in the following Articles and paragraphs of Part II of the Charter:

In accordance with the provisions of paragraph 1 (b) of Article 20 :

Articles 1, 5, 6, 13, 16 and 19.

In accordance with the provisions of paragraph 1 (c) of Article 20:

Paragraphs 2, 3, 4 and 5 of Article 2;
Article 3;
Paragraphs 1, 2, 4 and 5 of Article 4;
Paragraphs 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9 and 10 of Article 7;
Paragraphs 1 and 4 of Article 8;
Articles 9, 10 and 11;
Paragraph 1 of Article 12;
Articles 14, 15, 17 and 18.
Period covered: 26/02/1965 - 26/02/1988
Articles concerned : 20

Declaration contained in a letter from the Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom, dated 16 September 1963 - Or. Engl. .

The Articles and paragraphs of Part II of the Charter accepted as binding in respect of the Isle of Man are the same as those which have been accepted as binding in the United Kingdom.
Period covered: 26/02/1965 -
Articles concerned : 20

Declaration contained in a letter from the Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom, dated 26 June 1987, registered at the Secretariat General on 30 June 1987 - Or. Engl. .

The United Kingdom has denounced acceptance of Article 8 para. 4 a) as from 26 February 1988.
Period covered: 26/02/1988 -
Articles concerned : 37

Declaration contained in a letter from the Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom, dated 21 August 1989, registered at the Secretariat General on 23 August 1989 - Or. Engl. .

The United Kingdom has denounced acceptance of Article 7 para. 8 and Article 8 para. 4 b) as from 26 February 1990.

Note of the Secretariat .: The United Kingdom's declaration reads from 26 February 1990 as follows :

The Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, having considered the Charter aforesaid, hereby confirm, ratify and undertake faithfully to perform and carry out the stipulations contained in Parts I, III, IV and V of the Charter, and, in accordance with the provisions of paragraph 1 (b) and (c) of article 20, the stipulations contained in the following Articles and paragraphs of Part II of the Charter:

In accordance with the provisions of paragraph 1 (b) of Article 20 :

Articles 1, 5, 6, 13, 16 and 19.

In accordance with the provisions of paragraph 1 (c) of Article 20:

Paragraphs 2, 3, 4 and 5 of Article 2;
Article 3;
Paragraphs 1, 2, 4 and 5 of Article 4;
Paragraphs 2, 3, 5, 6, 9 and 10 of Article 7;
Paragraphs 1 of Article 8;
Articles 9, 10 and 11;
Paragraph 1 of Article 12;
Articles 14, 15, 17 and 18.
Period covered: 26/02/1990 -
Articles concerned : 37


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