Russian Federation

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
Luxembourg 21-VIII-2001 20-X-2001
Czech Republic 4-IX-2001 3-XI-2001
Finland 15-X-2001 14-XII-2001
Denmark 22-X-2001 21-XII-2001
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 20-XI-2001 19-I-2002
Estonia 14-XII-2001 12-II-2002
Australia 10-I-2002 11-III-2002
Switzerland 11-I-2002 12-III-2002
Sweden 16-V-2002 15-VII-2002
Israel 29-V-2002 28-VII-2002
Portugal 3-VI-2002 2-VIII-2002
Spain 5-VI-2002 4-VIII-2002
Argentina 29-VIII-2002 28-X-2002
Norway 30-IX-2002 29-XI-2002
Poland 20-XII-2002 18-II-2003
Slovakia 19-V-2003 18-VII-2003
China, People's Republic of 26-VI-2003 25-VIII-2003
Bulgaria 2-III-2004 1-V-2004
Latvia 28-VII-2004 26-IX-2004
Greece 29-IX-2005 28-XI-2005
France 14-X-2005 13-XII-2005
Cyprus 31-V-2006 30-VII-2006
Slovenia 1-II-2007 2-IV-2007
Monaco 5-I-2009 6-III-2009
Turkey 15-I-2010 16-III-2010
Mexico 6-VIII-2013 5-X-2013
Entry into force between Russian Federation and Entry into force
Luxembourg 20-X-2001
Czech Republic 3-XI-2001
Finland 14-XII-2001
Denmark 21-XII-2001
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 19-I-2002
Estonia 12-II-2002
Australia 11-III-2002
Switzerland 12-III-2002
Sweden 15-VII-2002
Israel 28-VII-2002
Portugal 2-VIII-2002
Spain 4-VIII-2002
Argentina 28-X-2002
Norway 29-XI-2002
Poland 18-II-2003
Slovakia 18-VII-2003
China, People's Republic of 25-VIII-2003
Bulgaria 1-V-2004
Latvia 26-IX-2004
Greece 28-XI-2005
France 13-XII-2005
Cyprus 30-VII-2006
Slovenia 2-IV-2007
Monaco 6-III-2009
Turkey 16-III-2010
Mexico 5-X-2013
Iceland 20-I-2013
Brazil 17-IX-2017
Andorra 5-V-2018

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

(acceptance also for Anguilla, the Cayman Islands, the Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, the Sovereign Base Areas in Cyprus, the Isle of Man, and the Bailiwicks of Guernsey and Jersey)

China, People's Republic of - Entry into force

(accepted also on behalf of the Special Administrative Regions of Hong Kong and Macao)

Iceland - Entry into force

(the Russian Federation accepted the accession of Iceland on 23 November 2012)

Brazil - Entry into force

(the Russian Federation accepted the accession of Brazil on 19 July 2017)

Andorra - Entry into force

(the Russian Federation accepted the accession of Andorra on 6 March 2018)