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Legal instruments in the field of transport

European Agreement supplementing the Convention on road traffic opened for signature at Vienna on 8 November 1968
Geneva, 1 May 1971

Entry into force:

7 June 1979, in accordance with article 4 (1).

Registration:

7 June 1979, No. 17847.

Status:

Signatories: 12 ,Parties: 35.

Text:

United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 1137. p. 369; depositary notifications C.N.20.1992.TREATIES-1 of 28 February 1992 (proposal of amendments) and C.N.134.1993.TREATIES-1 of 29 July 1993 (acceptance of the amendments); C.N.663.1999.TREATIES-1 of 27 July 1999 (proposal of amendments) and C.N.556.2000.TREATIES-3 of 9 August 2000 (acceptance of amendments); C.N.1022.2004.TREATIES-1 of 28 September 2004 (proposal of amendments) and C.N.999.2005.TREATIES-2 of 29 September 2005 (acceptance of amendments).

Note: The text of the Agreement was approved by the Inland Transport Committee of the Economic Commission for Europe on 1 May 1971, at its thirtieth session held at Geneva. In accordance with a decision of the Committee at its thirty-first session, held at Geneva from 1 to 4 February 1971, the period during which the Agreement was open for signature (originally from 1 May 1971 to 30 April 1972) was extended to 31 December 1972 (doc. E/ECE/TRANS/568, paragraph 132).

Participant

Signature  

Ratification, Accession (a), Succession (d) 

Albania 

27 Oct 2005 a 

Austria 

15 Dec 1972 

11 Aug 1981 

Belarus 

17 Dec 1974 a 

Belgium 

28 Oct 1971 

16 Nov 1988 

Bosnia and Herzegovina

1 Sep 1993 d 

Bulgaria 

28 Dec 1978 a 

Croatia

23 Nov 1992 d 

Czech Republic

2 Jun 1993 d 

Denmark 

2 May 1972 

3 Nov 1986 

Estonia 

14 Mar 2003 a 

Finland 

22 Dec 1972 

1 Apr 1985 

France 

29 Dec 1972 

16 Jan 1974 

Germany

28 May 1971 

3 Aug 1978 

Greece 

18 Dec 1986 a 

Hungary 

29 Dec 1972 

16 Mar 1976 

Italy 

2 Oct 1996 

Kazakhstan

21 Apr 2011 a

Latvia 

7 Dec 2001 a 

Lithuania 

31 Jan 1992 a 

Luxembourg 

25 May 1971 

25 Nov 1975 

Moldova 

25 Apr 2007 a 

Monaco 

6 Jun 1978 a 

Montenegro

23 Oct 2006 d 

Netherlands

8 Nov 2007 a

Poland 

23 Aug 1984 a 

Romania 

6 Oct 1972 

9 Dec 1980 

Russian Federation 

27 Sep 1974 a 

Serbia

12 Mar 2001 d 

Slovakia

28 May 1993 d 

Slovenia

6 Jul 1992 d 

Sweden 

1 Feb 1972 

25 Jul 1985 

Switzerland 

31 Oct 1972 

11 Dec 1991 

The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

20 Dec 1999 d 

Turkey

22 Jan 2013 a

Ukraine 

30 Dec 1974 a 

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 

27 Oct 1971 

 

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