Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.046 - Protocol No. 4 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, securing certain rights and freedoms other than those already included in the Convention and in the first Protocol thereto

Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 22/09/2019

Norway

Declarations contained in two letters from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Norway, dated 17 June 1977, registered at the Secretariat General on 20 June 1977 – Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 25 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental freedoms signed in Rome on 4 November 1950, the Royal Government of Norway recognizes, for a period of five years as from 29 June 1977, the competence of the European Commission for Human Rights to receive petitions addressed to the Secretary General of the Council of Europe from any person, non-governmental organisation or group of individuals claiming to be the victim of a violation by one of the High Contracting Parties of the rights set forth in the said Convention and in Articles 1 to 4 of Protocol No. 4 to the Convention, signed in Strasbourg on 16 September 1963.

In accordance with Article 46 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental freedoms signed in Rome on 4 November 1950 [see Article 34 of the Convention since the entry into force of Protocol No. 11], the Royal Government of Norway recognizes, for a period of five years as from 29 June 1977, on condition of reciprocity in respect of any other Contracting Party, as compulsory ipso facto and without special agreement the jurisdiction of the European Court of Human Rights in all matters concerning the interpretation and application of the said Convention and in Articles 1 to 4 of Protocol No. 4 to the Convention, signed in Strasbourg on 16 September 1963.

[Note by the Secretariat: These declarations were renewed for successive periods of five years :
- by a letter from the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway, dated 18 June 1982, registered at the Secretariat General on 18 June 1982 – Or. Engl.
- by a letter from the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway, dated 23 June 1987, registered at the Secretariat General on 23 June 1987 – Or. Engl.
- by a letter from the Permanent Representative of Norway, dated 7 August 1992, registered at the Secretariat General on 7 August 1992 – Or. Engl.
- by a letter from the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway, dated 27 June 1997, registered at the Secretariat General on 15 July 1997 – Or. Engl. ]
Period covered: 29/06/1977 - 31/10/1998
Articles concerned : 6


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