Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.185 - Convention on Cybercrime

Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 02/03/2021


Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 24 March 2010 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 24, paragraph 5, of the Convention, the Portuguese Republic declares that it shall not grant extradition of persons who:

a) are to be trialled by an exceptional court or who are to serve a sentence passed by such a court;
b) it has been proved will be subject to a trial which affords no legal guarantees of criminal proceedings complying with the conditions internationally recognised as essential to the protection of human rights, or will serve their sentences in inhuman conditions;
c) are being demanded in connection with an offence punishable with a lifetime sentence or a lifetime detention order.

The Portuguese Republic shall grant extradition only for crimes punishable with penalty of deprivation of liberty superior to one year.

The Portuguese Republic shall not grant extradition of Portuguese nationals.

Portugal shall not grant extradition for offences punishable with the death penalty under the law of the requesting State.

Portugal shall authorise transit through its national territory only in respect of persons whose circumstances are such that their extradition may be granted.
Period covered: 01/07/2010 -
Articles concerned : 24

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