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Legal instruments in the field of transport

International Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods

Geneva, 21 October 1982

Entry into force:

15 October 1985, in accordance with article 17 (1).

Registration:

15 October 1985, No. 23583.

Status:

Signatories: 13, Parties: 57.

Text:

United Nations,  Treaty Series , vol. 1409, p. 3; and depositary notification C.N.81.1984.TREATIES-3 of 4 May 1984 (procès-verbal of rectification of French authentic text); C.N.222.2007.TREATIES-1 of 20 February 2007 (Proposal of a new Annex 8 to the Convention) and C.N.127.2008.TREATIES-1 of 25 February 2008 (Entry into force of Annex 8); C.N.157.2008.TREATIES-1 of 25 March 2008 (Correction of the English and French texts of the new Annex 8 to the Convention); C.N.552.2010.TREATIES-2 and ECE/TRANS/WP.30/AC.3/18, paragraph 14 (Proposal of a new annex 9 to the Convention); C.N.534.2011.TREATIES-1 of 1 September 2011 (Entry into force of Annex 9 to the Convention).

 

 

Participant

Signature  

Ratification, Accession (a), Acceptance (A), Approval (AA), Succession (d) 

Albania 

28 Dec 2004 a 

Armenia 

8 Dec 1993 a 

Austria 

22 Jul 1987 a 

Azerbaijan 

8 May 2000 a 

Belarus 

5 Apr 1993 a 

Belgium 

31 Jan 1984 

12 Jun 1987 

Bosnia and Herzegovina

1 Sep 1993 d 

Bulgaria 

27 Feb 1998 a 

Croatia

20 May 1994 d 

Cuba 

15 Apr 1992 a 

Cyprus 

1 Jul 2002 a 

Czech Republic

30 Sep 1993 d 

Denmark 

1 Feb 1984 

12 Jun 1987 

Estonia 

4 Mar 1996 a 

European Union

1 Feb 1984 

12 Jun 1987 

Finland 

8 Aug 1985 a 

France 

1 Feb 1984 

12 Jun 1987 

Georgia 

2 Jun 1999 a 

Germany

1 Feb 1984 

12 Jun 1987 

Greece 

1 Feb 1984 

12 Jun 1987 

Hungary 

21 Dec 1983 

26 Jan 1984 AA 

Iran (Islamic Republic of) 

 

18 May 2010 a 

Ireland 

1 Feb 1984 

12 Jun 1987 

Italy 

1 Feb 1984 

12 Jun 1987 

Jordan 

13 Nov 2008 a

Kazakhstan 

25 Jan 2005 a 

Kyrgyzstan 

2 Apr 1998 a 

Lao People's Democratic Republic

29 Sep 2008 a 

Latvia 

18 Dec 2003 a 

Lesotho 

30 Mar 1988 a 

Liberia 

16 Sep 2005 a 

Lithuania 

7 Dec 1995 a 

Luxembourg 

1 Feb 1984 

12 Jun 1987 

Mongolia 

2 Nov 2007 a 

Montenegro

23 Oct 2006 d 

Morocco

25 Sep 2012 a

Netherlands

1 Feb 1984 

12 Jun 1987 A 

Norway 

10 Jul 1985 a 

Poland 

6 Dec 1996 a 

Portugal 

10 Nov 1987 a 

Republic of Moldova 

3 Dec 2008 a 

Romania 

10 Nov 2000 a 

Russian Federation 

28 Jan 1986 a 

Serbia

12 Mar 2001 d 

Slovakia

28 May 1993 d 

Slovenia

6 Jul 1992 d 

South Africa 

24 Feb 1987 a 

Spain 

2 Jul 1984 a 

Sweden 

15 Jul 1985 a 

Switzerland

25 Jan 1984 

21 Jan 1986 

Tajikistan

28 Dec 2011 a

The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

20 Dec 1999 d 

Tunisia

 

11 March 2009 a

Turkey 

21 Mar 2006 a 

Ukraine 

12 Sep 2003 a 

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

1 Feb 1984 

12 Jun 1987 

Uzbekistan 

27 Nov 1996 a 

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