Details of Treaty No.061
|Title||European Convention on Consular Functions|
|Opening of the treaty||Paris, 11/12/1967 - Treaty open for signature by the member States and for accession by European States which are not member States|
|Entry into Force||09/06/2011 - 5 Ratifications.|
The Convention sets out certain rules for consular relations between member States, while taking account of the worldwide Vienna Convention on Consular Relations of 1963. It defines the general functions of consuls to protect the rights and promote the interests of their nationals and their country within their district. It also lays down rules for the issue or delivery of documents, the administration of estates and assistance to shipping.
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