Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.182 - Second Additional Protocol to the European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters

Article number:4
Declarations in force as of today
Status as of 29/03/2016

Cyprus

Declaration contained in a Note verbale from the Permanent Representation of Cyprus, dated 28 January 2015, deposited with the instrument of ratification on 12 February 2015 – Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 15, paragraph 6, of the Convention as replaced by Article 4 of the Second Additional Protocol, the Government of the Republic of Cyprus has designated the Chief of Police as competent authority.

In accordance with Article 15, paragraph 8, of the Convention as replaced by Article 4 of the Second Additional Protocol, the Government of the Republic of Cyprus declares that all requests for mutual assistance should be addressed to the Ministry of Justice and Public Order. In cases of urgency, in accordance with sub-paragraph (c) of the same Article of the Convention, requests may be channelled through Interpol of Europol in case they are submitted by Member States of the European Union.

Period covered: 01/06/2015 -
Articles concerned : 4

Declaration contained in a Note verbale from the Permanent Representation of Cyprus, dated 28 January 2015, deposited with the instrument of ratification on 12 February 2015 – Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 15, paragraph 9, of the Convention as replaced by Article 4 of the Second Additional Protocol, the Government of the Republic of Cyprus declares that it will accept requests for mutual assistance, and any relevant documents, by facsimile or electronic mail, provided the requesting authority can prove, if deemed necessary, its authenticity.

Period covered: 01/06/2015 -
Articles concerned : 4


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