Malta

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

Accession accepted by / Entry into force between Malta and Date of acceptance Entry into force
Albania 1-I-2010
Andorra 1-IX-2016
Argentina 5-I-2000 1-IV-2000
Armenia 1-I-2010
Australia 8-II-2001 1-V-2001
Austria 14-XII-2001 1-III-2002
Bahamas 25-V-2005 1-VIII-2005
Belarus 16-II-2001 1-V-2001
Belgium 21-II-2003 1-V-2003
Belize 30-VIII-2005 1-XI-2005
Brazil 4-II-2004 1-V-2004
Bulgaria 1-I-2010
Canada 29-VIII-2003 1-XI-2003
Chile 17-I-2000 1-IV-2000
China 21-VII-2005 1-X-2005
China 26-VI-2003 1-IX-2003
Colombia 29-VI-2000 1-IX-2000
Croatia 24-XI-2004 1-II-2005
Cyprus 22-I-2004 1-IV-2004
Czech Republic 18-VIII-2004 1-XI-2004
Denmark 18-VIII-2010 1-XI-2010
Dominican Republic 1-I-2010
Ecuador 1-II-2018 1-V-2018
El Salvador 1-I-2010
Estonia 1-IX-2004
Finland 21-VI-2000 1-IX-2000
France 16-XII-2004 1-III-2005
Gabon 1-VI-2012
Georgia 22-IX-2008 1-XII-2008
Germany 23-VIII-2002 1-XI-2002
Greece 13-IV-2004 1-VII-2004
Guatemala 1-X-2010
Honduras 16-XI-2006 1-II-2007
Hungary 11-III-2002 1-VI-2002
Iceland 22-I-2010 1-IV-2010
Ireland 27-X-2000 1-I-2001
Israel 17-I-2000 1-IV-2000
Italy 7-V-2004 1-VIII-2004
Japan 24-I-2014 1-IV-2014
Kazakhstan 1-XI-2019
Latvia 1-IX-2004
Lithuania 1-IX-2004
Luxembourg 10-I-2000 1-IV-2000
Mexico 8-II-2007 1-V-2007
Monaco 10-IV-2007 1-VII-2007
Morocco 1-VI-2012
Netherlands 8-I-2002 1-IV-2002
New Zealand 1-X-2002 1-I-2003
Nicaragua 1-I-2010
Norway 31-I-2002 1-IV-2002
Panama 2-XI-2006 1-II-2007
Peru 1-I-2010
Poland 10-III-2000 1-VI-2000
Portugal 12-X-2001 1-I-2002
Republic of Korea 1-XI-2019
Republic of Moldova 1-VI-2001 1-IX-2001
Romania 12-III-2013 1-VI-2013
Russian Federation 1-IX-2016
San Marino 1-I-2010
Serbia 19-VIII-2003 1-XI-2003
Seychelles 1-I-2010
Singapore 1-VI-2012
Slovakia 7-XI-2000 1-II-2001
Slovenia 9-VII-2004 1-X-2004
South Africa 9-II-2016 1-V-2016
Spain 6-II-2001 1-V-2001
Sri Lanka 1-I-2010
Sweden 26-V-2004 1-VIII-2004
Switzerland 15-XI-2000 1-II-2001
Thailand 1-I-2010
Trinidad and Tobago 1-I-2010
Turkey 26-III-2004 1-VI-2004
Ukraine 1-I-2010
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 19-XII-2001 1-III-2002
United States of America 15-XI-2002 1-II-2003
Uruguay 1-I-2010
Uzbekistan 26-III-2002 1-VI-2002
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 16-XI-2004 1-II-2005

Albania

(Malta accepted the accession of Albania on 22 October 2009)

Andorra

(Malta accepted the accession of Andorra on 27 June 2016)

Armenia

(Malta accepted the accession of Armenia on 22 October 2009)

Bulgaria

(Malta accepted the accession of Bulgaria on 22 October 2009)

China

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

China

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

Dominican Republic

(Malta accepted the accession of the Dominican Republic on 22 October 2009)

El Salvador

(Malta accepted the accession of El Salvador on 22 October 2009)

Estonia

(Malta accepted Estonia's accession on 23 June 2004)

Gabon

(Malta accepted the accession of Gabon on 26 March 2012)

Guatemala

(Malta accepted the accession of Guatemala on 22 October 2009)

Kazakhstan

(Malta accepted the accession of Kazakhstan on 28 August 2019)

Latvia

(Malta accepted Latvia's accession on 23 June 2004)

Lithuania

(Malta accepted Lithuania's accession on 23 June 2004)

Morocco

(Malta accepted the accession of Morocco on 26 March 2012)

Netherlands

(for the Kingdom in Europe)

Nicaragua

(Malta accepted the accession of Nicaragua on 22 October 2009)

Peru

(Malta accepted the accession of Peru on 22 October 2009)

Republic of Korea

(Malta accepted the accession of the Republic of Korea on 28 August 2019)

Russian Federation

(Malta accepted the accession of the Russian Federation on 27 June 2016)

San Marino

(Malta accepted the accession of San Marino on 22 October 2009)

Seychelles

(Malta accepted the accession of Seychelles on 22 October 2009)

Singapore

(Malta accepted the accession of Singapore on 26 March 2012)

Sri Lanka

(Malta accepted the accession of Sri Lanka on 22 October 2009)

Thailand

(Malta accepted the accession of Thailand on 22 October 2009)

Trinidad and Tobago

(Malta accepted the accession of Trinidad and Tobago on 22 October 2009)

Ukraine

(Malta accepted the accession of Ukraine on 22 October 2009)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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

Uruguay

(Malta accepted the accession of Uruguay on 22 October 2009)