Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.126 - European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Nature of declaration : Territorial Applications
Status as of 30/09/2020

United Kingdom

Declaration of territorial extension contained in a letter from the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of the United Kingdom, dated 10 October 2013, registered at the Secretariat General on 30 October 2013 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 20(2) of the Convention, the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland declares that the United Kingdom's ratification of the Convention shall be extended to the Sovereign Base Areas of Akrotiri and Dhekelia in Cyprus, territories for whose international relations the United Kingdom is responsible.
Period covered: 01/02/2013 -
Articles concerned : -

Declaration contained in a letter from the Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom, dated 7 November 1994, registered at the Secretariat General on 8 November 1994 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 20 (2), the Government of the United Kingdom extend the application of the Convention to the Bailiwick of Guernsey.
Period covered: 01/03/1995 -
Articles concerned : 20

Declaration contained in a letter from the Permanent Representation of the United Kingdom, dated 2 September 1988, registered at the Secretariat General on 5 September 1988 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 20 (2) of the European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment the Government of the United Kingdom extend the application of the Convention to Gibraltar.
Period covered: 01/02/1989 -
Articles concerned : 20

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification, deposited on 24 June 1988 - Or. Engl.

The Convention is ratified in respect of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the Bailiwick of Jersey and the Isle of Man.
Period covered: 01/02/1989 -
Articles concerned : 20


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