Latvia

Convention of 25 October 1980 on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction

Accession accepted by Date of acceptance Entry into force
Netherlands 8-I-2002 1-IV-2002
Costa Rica 28-I-2002 1-IV-2002
Norway 31-I-2002 1-IV-2002
Czech Republic 4-II-2002 1-V-2002
Colombia 6-II-2002 1-V-2002
Luxembourg 7-II-2002 1-V-2002
Republic of Moldova 14-II-2002 1-V-2002
Hungary 11-III-2002 1-VI-2002
Uzbekistan 26-III-2002 1-VI-2002
Brazil 29-III-2002 1-VI-2002
Israel 29-V-2002 1-VIII-2002
Sweden 19-VI-2002 1-IX-2002
Slovakia 19-VI-2002 1-IX-2002
Germany 23-VIII-2002 1-XI-2002
Argentina 29-VIII-2002 1-XI-2002
Australia 23-X-2002 1-I-2003
Trinidad and Tobago 10-XII-2002 1-III-2003
Spain 17-XII-2002 1-III-2003
Poland 19-XII-2002 1-III-2003
Belgium 21-II-2003 1-V-2003
Uruguay 27-II-2003 1-V-2003
China, People's Republic of 26-VI-2003 1-IX-2003
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 3-VII-2003 1-X-2003
Serbia 19-VIII-2003 1-XI-2003
Switzerland 29-VIII-2003 1-XI-2003
Ireland 27-X-2003 1-I-2004
Turkey 26-III-2004 1-VI-2004
Greece 13-IV-2004 1-VII-2004
Italy 7-V-2004 1-VIII-2004
Chile 10-V-2004 1-VIII-2004
Estonia 15-VI-2004 1-IX-2004
Malta 23-VI-2004 1-IX-2004
Slovenia 9-VII-2004 1-X-2004
New Zealand 11-X-2004 1-I-2005
Finland 12-X-2004 1-I-2005
Venezuela 16-XI-2004 1-II-2005
Croatia 24-XI-2004 1-II-2005
France 16-XII-2004 1-III-2005
Portugal 21-I-2005 1-IV-2005
Cyprus 6-IV-2005 1-I-2005
Bahamas 25-V-2005 1-VIII-2005
Austria 14-VII-2005 1-X-2005
China, People's Republic of 21-VII-2005 1-X-2005
Belize 30-VIII-2005 1-XI-2005
Peru 29-XI-2005 1-II-2006
Panama 2-XI-2006 1-II-2007
Honduras 16-XI-2006 1-II-2007
United States of America 2-II-2007 1-V-2007
Mexico 8-II-2007 1-V-2007
Monaco 10-IV-2007 1-VII-2007
Georgia 22-IX-2008 1-XII-2008
Canada 6-XI-2009 1-II-2010
Romania 1-XII-2009 1-III-2010
Iceland 22-I-2010 1-IV-2010
Denmark 18-VIII-2010 1-XI-2010
El Salvador 29-V-2013 1-VIII-2013
Japan 24-I-2014 1-IV-2014
Belarus 17-II-2014 1-V-2014
South Africa 9-II-2016 1-V-2016
Entry into force between Latvia and Entry into force
Netherlands 1-IV-2002
Costa Rica 1-IV-2002
Norway 1-IV-2002
Czech Republic 1-V-2002
Colombia 1-V-2002
Luxembourg 1-V-2002
Republic of Moldova 1-V-2002
Hungary 1-VI-2002
Uzbekistan 1-VI-2002
Brazil 1-VI-2002
Israel 1-VIII-2002
Sweden 1-IX-2002
Slovakia 1-IX-2002
Germany 1-XI-2002
Argentina 1-XI-2002
Australia 1-I-2003
Trinidad and Tobago 1-III-2003
Spain 1-III-2003
Poland 1-III-2003
Belgium 1-V-2003
Uruguay 1-V-2003
China, People's Republic of 1-IX-2003
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 1-X-2003
Serbia 1-XI-2003
Switzerland 1-XI-2003
Ireland 1-I-2004
Turkey 1-VI-2004
Greece 1-VII-2004
Italy 1-VIII-2004
Chile 1-VIII-2004
Estonia 1-IX-2004
Malta 1-IX-2004
Slovenia 1-X-2004
New Zealand 1-I-2005
Finland 1-I-2005
Venezuela 1-II-2005
Croatia 1-II-2005
France 1-III-2005
Portugal 1-IV-2005
Cyprus 1-I-2005
Bahamas 1-VIII-2005
Austria 1-X-2005
China, People's Republic of 1-X-2005
Belize 1-XI-2005
Peru 1-II-2006
Panama 1-II-2007
Honduras 1-II-2007
United States of America 1-V-2007
Mexico 1-V-2007
Monaco 1-VII-2007
Georgia 1-XII-2008
Canada 1-II-2010
Romania 1-III-2010
Iceland 1-IV-2010
Denmark 1-XI-2010
El Salvador 1-VIII-2013
Japan 1-IV-2014
Belarus 1-V-2014
South Africa 1-V-2016
Russian Federation 1-VI-2017
Thailand 1-III-2005
Dominican Republic 1-III-2005
Bulgaria 1-III-2005
Guatemala 1-III-2005
Lithuania 1-III-2005
Ukraine 1-XI-2006
San Marino 1-VI-2007
Albania 1-X-2007
Armenia 1-I-2008
Seychelles 1-IV-2009
Morocco 1-VIII-2010
Gabon 1-VII-2011
Singapore 1-VII-2011
Lesotho 1-III-2013

Netherlands - Entry into force

(for the Kingdom in Europe)

China, People's Republic of - Entry into force

(acceptance in 2003 for the Special Administrative Region of Macao only)

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

(acceptance also for Bermuda, the Cayman Islands, the Falkland Islands, the Isle of Man and Montserrat)

China, People's Republic of - Entry into force

(acceptance in 2005 for the Special Administrative Region of Hong Kong only)

Russian Federation - Entry into force

(Latvia accepted the accession of the Russian Federation on 13 March 2017)

Thailand - Entry into force

(Latvia accepted Thailand's accession on 29 December 2004)

Dominican Republic - Entry into force

(Latvia accepted the Dominican Republic's accession on 29 December 2004)

Bulgaria - Entry into force

(Latvia accepted Bulgaria's accession on 29 December 2004)

Guatemala - Entry into force

(Latvia accepted Guatemala's accession on 29 December 2004)

Lithuania - Entry into force

(Latvia accepted Lithuania's accession on 29 December 2004)

Ukraine - Entry into force

(Latvia accepted Ukraine's accession on 15 August 2006)

San Marino - Entry into force

(Latvia accepted the accession of San Marino on 15 March 2007)

Albania - Entry into force

(Latvia accepted the accession of Albania on 3 July 2007)

Armenia - Entry into force

(Latvia accepted the accession of Armenia on 16 October 2007)

Seychelles - Entry into force

(Latvia accepted the accession of Seychelles on 16 January 2009)

Morocco - Entry into force

(Latvia accepted the accession of Morocco on 19 May 2010)

Gabon - Entry into force

(Latvia accepted the accession of Gabon on 19 April 2011)

Singapore - Entry into force

(Latvia accepted the accession of Singapore on 19 April 2011)

Lesotho - Entry into force

(Latvia accepted the accession of Lesotho on 19 December 2012)