Cyprus

Convention of 18 March 1970 on the Taking of Evidence Abroad in Civil or Commercial Matters

Accession accepted by Date of acceptance Entry into force
Netherlands 28-II-1983 29-IV-1983
Finland 14-III-1983 13-V-1983
France 14-III-1983 13-V-1983
Israel 22-III-1983 21-V-1983
Sweden 14-IV-1983 13-VI-1983
Germany 28-IV-1983 27-VI-1983
Czech Republic 7-VI-1983 6-VIII-1983
Slovakia 7-VI-1983 6-VIII-1983
Luxembourg 10-VI-1983 9-VIII-1983
Italy 14-VI-1983 13-VIII-1983
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 19-VIII-1983 18-X-1983
Portugal 19-XII-1983 17-II-1984
Denmark 13-XII-1985 11-II-1986
Norway 16-X-1986 15-XII-1986
United States of America 1-XII-1987 30-I-1988
Spain 11-V-1994 10-VII-1994
Switzerland 14-XI-1994 13-I-1995
Singapore 8-XII-1998 6-II-1999
Greece 29-IX-2005 28-XI-2005
Entry into force between Cyprus and Entry into force
Netherlands 29-IV-1983
Finland 13-V-1983
France 13-V-1983
Israel 21-V-1983
Sweden 13-VI-1983
Germany 27-VI-1983
Czech Republic 6-VIII-1983
Slovakia 6-VIII-1983
Luxembourg 9-VIII-1983
Italy 13-VIII-1983
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 18-X-1983
Portugal 17-II-1984
Denmark 11-II-1986
Norway 15-XII-1986
United States of America 30-I-1988
Spain 10-VII-1994
Switzerland 13-I-1995
Singapore 6-II-1999
Greece 28-XI-2005
Ukraine 30-VII-2006
Kuwait 30-VII-2006
Seychelles 30-VII-2006
Bosnia and Herzegovina 22-IX-2010
Croatia 22-IX-2010
Republic of North Macedonia 22-IX-2010
Iceland 22-IX-2010
India 22-IX-2010
Liechtenstein 22-IX-2010
Korea, Republic of 22-IX-2010
Serbia 7-X-2011
Albania 7-X-2011
Malta 7-X-2011
Morocco 7-X-2011
Brazil 14-XI-2017
Kazakhstan 31-XII-2017
Andorra 14-IV-2018
Argentina 18-I-1993
Mexico 18-I-1993
Monaco 18-I-1993
Australia 19-VI-1993
Venezuela 29-IV-1994
Latvia 16-III-1997
Poland 16-III-1997
Estonia 16-III-1997
Belarus 30-VII-2006
Bulgaria 30-VII-2006
China, People's Republic of 30-VII-2006
Hungary 30-VII-2006
Lithuania 30-VII-2006
Romania 30-VII-2006
Russian Federation 30-VII-2006
Slovenia 30-VII-2006
South Africa 30-VII-2006
Sri Lanka 30-VII-2006

Netherlands - Entry into force

(for the Kingdom in Europe)
(acceptance for Aruba on 28 May 1986 [EIF: 27 July 1986])

Czech Republic - Entry into force

(acceptance by the former Czechoslovakia)

Slovakia - Entry into force

(acceptance by the former Czechoslovakia)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - Entry into force

(acceptance also for the Cayman Islands, the Falkland Islands and Dependencies, Gibraltar, [Hong Kong,] the Isle of Man and the Sovereign Base Areas of Akrotiri and Dhekelia in the Island of Cyprus)

Ukraine - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Ukraine's accession on 31 May 2006)

Kuwait - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Kuwait's accession on 31 May 2006)

Seychelles - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted the accession of the Seychelles on 31 May 2006)

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted the accession of Bosnia and Herzegovina on 24 July 2010)

Croatia - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted the accession of Croatia on 24 July 2010)

Republic of North Macedonia - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted the accession of the FYR of Macedonia on 24 July 2010)

Iceland - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted the accession of Iceland on 24 July 2010)

India - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted the accession of India on 24 July 2010)

Liechtenstein - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted the accession of Liechtenstein on 24 July 2010)

Korea, Republic of - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted the accession of the Republic of Korea on 24 July 2010)

Serbia - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted the accession of Serbia on 8 August 2011)

Albania - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted the accession of Albania on 8 August 2011)

Malta - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted the accession of Malta on 8 August 2011)

Morocco - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted the accession of Morocco on 8 August 2011)

Brazil - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Brazil's accession on 15 September 2017)

Kazakhstan - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Kazakhstan's accession on 1 November 2017)

Andorra - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Andorra's accession on 13 February 2018)

Argentina - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Argentina's accession on 19 November 1992)

Mexico - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Mexico's accession on 19 November 1992)

Monaco - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Monaco's accession on 19 November 1992)

Australia - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Australia's accession on 20 April 1993)

Venezuela - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Venezuela's accession on 28 February 1994)

Latvia - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Latvia's accession on 15 January 1997)

Poland - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Poland's accession on 15 January 1997)

Estonia - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Estonia's accession on 15 January 1997)

Belarus - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted the accession of Belarus on 31 May 2006)

Bulgaria - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Bulgaria's accession on 31 May 2006)

China, People's Republic of - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted China's accession on 31 May 2006)

Hungary - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Hungary's accession on 31 May 2006)

Lithuania - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Lithuania's accession on 31 May 2006)

Romania - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Romania's accession on 31 May 2006)

Russian Federation - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted the accession of the Russian Federation on 31 May 2006)

Slovenia - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Slovenia's accession on 31 May 2006)

South Africa - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted South Africa's accession on 31 May 2006)

Sri Lanka - Entry into force

(Cyprus accepted Sri Lanka's accession on 31 May 2006)