Status table

18: Convention of 1 June 1970 on the Recognition of Divorces and Legal Separations

Entry into force: 24-VIII-1975


Last update: 4-VI-2014
Number of Contracting States to this Convention: 20

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1) S = Signature
2) R/A/Su = Ratification, Accession or Succession
3) Type = R: Ratification;
A: Accession;
A*: Accession giving rise to an acceptance procedure; click on A* for details of acceptances of the accession;
C: Continuation;
Su: Succession;
Den: Denunciation;
4) EIF = Entry into force
5) Ext = Extensions of application
6) Auth = Designation of Authorities
7) Res/D/N = Reservations, declarations or notifications

Members of the Organisation (click here for the non-Member States)

States S1 R/A/Su 2 Type 3 EIF 4 Ext 5 Auth 6 Res/D/N 7
Albania7-III-2013 A* 6-V-2013 D,Res19,21,24
Australia24-IX-1985 A* 23-XI-1985 D23
China, People's Republic of C N
Cyprus13-I-1983 A* 14-III-1983 Res19
Czech Republic28-VI-1993 Su 1-I-1993 D,Res19,24,29
Denmark5-XII-197225-VI-1975 R 24-VIII-1975 Res
Egypt8-V-197921-IV-1980 R 20-VI-1980
Estonia7-XI-2002 A* 6-I-2003
Finland19-XI-197416-VI-1977 R 15-VIII-1977
Italy19-II-198619-II-1986 R 20-IV-1986 Res19
Luxembourg6-XI-198113-II-1991 R 14-IV-1991 Res
Netherlands29-VIII-197923-VI-1981 R 22-VIII-1981 1
Norway12-X-197215-VIII-1978 R 14-X-1978
Poland25-IV-1996 A* 24-VI-1996 Res19,24
Portugal10-V-198510-V-1985 R 9-VII-1985 N29
Slovakia15-III-1993 Su 1-I-1993 D,Res19,24,29
Sweden13-IX-197425-VI-1975 R 24-VIII-1975
Switzerland23-VII-197518-V-1976 R 17-VII-1976 Res24
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland1-VI-197021-V-1974 R 24-VIII-1975 5 D,Res23,24

Non-Member States of the Organisation (click here for the Members)

States S1 R/A/Su 2 Type 3 EIF 4 Ext 5 Auth 6 Res/D/N 7
Republic of Moldova10-X-2011 A* 9-XII-2011 Res19,21

1) S = Signature
2) R/A/Su = Ratification, Accession or Succession
3) Type = R: Ratification;
A: Accession;
A*: Accession giving rise to an acceptance procedure; click on A* for details of acceptances of the accession;
C: Continuation;
Su: Succession;
Den: Denunciation;
4) EIF = Entry into force
5) Ext = Extensions of application
6) Auth = Designation of Authorities
7) Res/D/N = Reservations, declarations or notifications