Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.117 - Protocol No. 7 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 17/08/2019

Denmark

Declaration contained in a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 1 August 1994, transmitted by Note Verbale from the Permanent Representation, dated 2 September 1994, registered at the Secretariat General on 2 September 1994 - Or. Engl.

The Danish declarations made in accordance with Article 7, paragraph 2, of the Protocol by which Denmark recognizes the right of individual petition and the compulsory jurisdiction of the European Court of Human Rights with regard to Articles 1 to 5 of the Protocol shall also apply to the Faroe Islands.
Period covered: 02/09/1994 -
Articles concerned : 6

Declaration contained in a letter from the Chargé d'affaires of Denmark, dated 18 August 1988, deposited with the instrument of ratification on 18 August 1988 - Or. Engl.

On behalf of the Government of His Majesty the King of Denmark, the Government of Denmark declares, in accordance with Article 7.2 of Protocol No. 7 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms [Article 7 of the Protocol since the entry into force of Protocol No. 11] that it recognises, for the period until 6 April 1992:

- the competence of the European Commission of Human Rights, in accordance with Article 25 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms [see Article 34 of the Convention since the entry into force of Protocol No. 11], to receive petitions from any person, non governmental organisation or group of individuals claiming to be the victim of a violation of the rights set forth in the said Protocol to the Convention.
- in accordance with Article 46 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms [see Article 34 of the Convention since the entry into force of Protocol No. 11], as compulsory ipso facto and without special agreement, on condition of reciprocity, the jurisdiction of the European Court of Human Rights in all matters concerning the interpretation and application of Articles 1 to 5 of this Protocol to the Convention.

[Note by the Secretariat : This declaration was renewed for a period of five years by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 13 February 1992, registered at the Secretariat General on 17 March 1992 - Or. Engl., and renewed for an indefinite period from 5 April 1997 by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 17 March 1997, registered at the Secretariat General on 25 March 1997 - Or. Engl.]
Period covered: 01/11/1988 - 31/10/1998
Articles concerned : 7


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