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07 Legal instruments in the field of transport

Convention on Road Traffic
Geneva, 19 September 1949
Entry into force: 26 March 1952, in accordance with article 29..
Registration: 26 March 1952, No. 1671.
Status: Signatories: 19, Parties: 96.
Text:
United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 125, p. 3.
Participant
Signature  
Ratification, Accession (a), Succession (d) 
Albania 
1 Oct 1969 a 
Algeria 
16 May 1963 a 
Argentina 
25 Nov 1960 a 
Australia 
7 Dec 1954 a 
Austria 
19 Sep 1949
[2 Nov 1955] 
Bangladesh 
6 Dec 1978 a 
Barbados 
5 Mar 1971 d 
Belgium 
19 Sep 1949 
23 Apr 1954 
Benin 
5 Dec 1961 d 
Botswana
3 Jan 1967 a 
Bulgaria
13 Feb 1963 a 
Burkina Faso 
31Aug 2009 a 
Cambodia 
14 Mar 1956 a 
Canada 
23 Dec 1965 a 
Central African Republic 
4 Sep 1962 d 
Chile 
10 Aug 1960 a 
Congo 
15 May 1962 a 
Côte d'Ivoire 
8 Dec 1961 d 
Cuba 
1 Oct 1952 a 
Cyprus 
6 Jul 1962 d 
Czech Republic
2 Jun 1993 d 
Democratic Republic of the Congo 
6 Mar 1961 d 
Denmark 
19 Sep 1949 
3 Feb 1956 
Dominican Republic 
19 Sep 1949 
15 Aug 1957 
Ecuador 
26 Sep 1962 a 
Egypt 
19 Sep 1949 
28 May 1957 
Fiji 
31 Oct 1972 d 
Finland 
24 Sep 1958 a 
France 
19 Sep 1949 
15 Sep 1950 
Georgia 
23 Jul 1993 a 
Ghana 
6 Jan 1959 a 
Greece 
1 Jul 1952 a 
Guatemala 
10 Jan 1962 a 
Haiti 
12 Feb 1958 a 
Holy See 
5 Oct 1953 a 
Hungary 
30 Jul 1962 a 
Iceland 
22 Jul 1983 a 
India 
19 Sep 1949 
9 Mar 1962 
Ireland 
31 May 1962 a 
Israel 
19 Sep 1949 
6 Jan 1955 
Italy 
19 Sep 1949 
15 Dec 1952 
Jamaica 
9 Aug 1963 d 
Japan 
7 Aug 1964 a 
Jordan 
14 Jan 1960 a 
Kyrgyzstan 
22 Mar 1994 a 
Lao People's Democratic Republic 
6 Mar 1959 a 
Lebanon 
19 Sep 1949 
2 Aug 1963 
Lesotho 
27 Sep 1973 a 
Luxembourg 
19 Sep 1949 
17 Oct 1952 
Madagascar 
27 Jun 1962 d 
Malawi 
17 Feb 1965 d 
Malaysia 
10 Sep 1958 a 
Mali 
19 Nov 1962 d 
Malta 
3 Jan 1966 d 
Monaco 
3 Aug 1951 a 
Montenegro
23 Oct 2006 d 
Morocco 
7 Nov 1956 d 
Namibia 
13 Oct 1993 d 
Netherlands
19 Sep 1949 
19 Sep 1952 
New Zealand
12 Feb 1958 a 
Niger 
25 Aug 1961 d 
Nigeria 
3 February 2011 a 
Norway 
19 Sep 1949 
11 Apr 1957 
Papua New Guinea 
12 Feb 1981 a 
Paraguay 
18 Oct 1965 a 
Peru 
9 Jul 1957 a 
Philippines 
19 Sep 1949 
15 Sep 1952 
Poland 
29 Oct 1958 a 
Portugal 
28 Dec 1955 a 
Republic of Korea
14 Jun 1971 d 
Romania 
26 Jan 1961 a 
Russian Federation 
17 Aug 1959 a 
Rwanda 
5 Aug 1964 d 
San Marino 
19 Mar 1962 a 
Senegal 
13 Jul 1962 d 
Serbia
12 Mar 2001 d 
Sierra Leone 
13 Mar 1962 d 
Singapore 
29 Nov 1972 d 
Slovakia
1 Feb 1993 d 
South Africa 
19 Sep 1949 
9 Jul 1952 a 
Spain 
13 Feb 1958 a 
Sri Lanka 
26 Jul 1957 a 
Sweden 
19 Sep 1949 
25 Feb 1952 
Switzerland 
19 Sep 1949 
Syrian Arab Republic 
11 Dec 1953 a 
Thailand 
15 Aug 1962 a 
Togo 
27 Feb 1962 d 
Trinidad and Tobago 
8 Jul 1964 a 
Tunisia 
8 Nov 1957 a 
Turkey 
17 Jan 1956 a 
Uganda 
15 Apr 1965 a 
United Arab Emirates 
10 Jan 2007 a 
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 
19 Sep 1949 
8 Jul 1957 
United States of America 
19 Sep 1949 
30 Aug 1950 
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 
11 May 1962 a 
Viet Nam 2 Nov 1953 a
Zimbabwe 
1 Dec 1998 d 

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