Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.108 - Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data

Nature of declaration : Territorial Applications
Status as of 20/08/2018

United Kingdom

Declaration contained in a letter from the Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom, dated 26 August 1987, handed to the Secretary General at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification, on 26 August 1987 - Or. Engl.

In addition to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland the Convention shall also apply to the Bailiwick of Jersey and the Bailiwick of Guernsey.
Period covered: 01/12/1987 -
Articles concerned : 24

Declaration contained in a letter from the Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom, dated 13 January 1993, registered at the Secretariat General on 21 January 1993 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 24 of the said Convention I hereby declare, on behalf of the Government of the United Kingdom, that the Convention shall apply to the Isle of Man being a territory for whose international relations the Government of the United Kingdom are responsible.
Period covered: 21/01/1993 -
Articles concerned : 24

Declaration contained in a letter from the Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom, dated 13 January 1993, registered at the Secretariat General on 21 January 1993 - Or. Engl. - and clarified by a letter from the Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom, dated 13 January 1993, registered at the Secretariat General on 21 January 1993 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 3, paragraph 2, sub-paragraph (a) of the Convention, I declare that the Convention will not be applied to personal data files held only for distributing or supplying or recording the distribution or supply of articles, information or services to the data subjects.

[It was clarified that the following declaration contained in the second paragraph of the letter dated 13 January 1993 (Notification : JJ2897C Tr./108-14, 1 February 1993) applies only to the Isle of Man, and not to the United Kingdom or other Islands.]
Period covered: 21/01/1993 -
Articles concerned : 3


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