Republic of Moldova

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

Accession accepted by Date of acceptance Entry into force
Luxembourg 4-VI-1998 1-IX-1998
Israel 5-VI-1998 1-IX-1998
Poland 30-VI-1998 1-IX-1998
Finland 17-VII-1998 1-X-1998
Italy 12-VIII-1998 1-XI-1998
Australia 25-VIII-1998 1-XI-1998
Argentina 27-VIII-1998 1-XI-1998
Czech Republic 17-IX-1998 1-XII-1998
Belarus 17-XI-1998 1-II-1999
Ireland 24-XI-1998 1-II-1999
Chile 8-III-1999 1-VI-1999
China, People's Republic of 29-III-1999 1-VI-1999
Spain 19-XI-1999 1-II-2000
Greece 21-XII-1999 1-III-2000
Germany 3-II-2000 1-V-2000
Bosnia and Herzegovina 1-IX-2000 1-XII-2000
Canada 26-X-2000 1-I-2001
Slovakia 7-XI-2000 1-II-2001
Colombia 11-I-2001 1-IV-2001
Portugal 12-X-2001 1-I-2002
Austria 14-XII-2001 1-III-2002
Netherlands 8-I-2002 1-IV-2002
Hungary 11-III-2002 1-VI-2002
Norway 18-III-2002 1-VI-2002
New Zealand 1-X-2002 1-I-2003
Belgium 21-II-2003 1-V-2003
China, People's Republic of 26-VI-2003 1-IX-2003
Serbia 19-VIII-2003 1-XI-2003
Cyprus 22-I-2004 1-IV-2004
Turkey 26-III-2004 1-VI-2004
Bahamas 29-X-2004 1-I-2005
Venezuela 16-XI-2004 1-II-2005
Croatia 24-XI-2004 1-II-2005
Switzerland 10-XII-2004 1-III-2005
Panama 2-XI-2006 1-II-2007
Honduras 16-XI-2006 1-II-2007
Mexico 8-II-2007 1-V-2007
Sweden 26-VI-2007 1-IX-2007
Monaco 31-III-2008 1-VI-2008
France 14-X-2008 1-I-2009
Slovenia 9-VII-2009 1-X-2009
Iceland 22-I-2010 1-IV-2010
Romania 12-III-2013 1-VI-2013
Japan 24-I-2014 1-IV-2014
South Africa 9-II-2016 1-V-2016
Entry into force between Republic of Moldova and Entry into force
Luxembourg 1-IX-1998
Israel 1-IX-1998
Poland 1-IX-1998
Finland 1-X-1998
Italy 1-XI-1998
Australia 1-XI-1998
Argentina 1-XI-1998
Czech Republic 1-XII-1998
Belarus 1-II-1999
Ireland 1-II-1999
Chile 1-VI-1999
China, People's Republic of 1-VI-1999
Spain 1-II-2000
Greece 1-III-2000
Germany 1-V-2000
Bosnia and Herzegovina 1-XII-2000
Canada 1-I-2001
Slovakia 1-II-2001
Colombia 1-IV-2001
Portugal 1-I-2002
Austria 1-III-2002
Netherlands 1-IV-2002
Hungary 1-VI-2002
Norway 1-VI-2002
New Zealand 1-I-2003
Belgium 1-V-2003
China, People's Republic of 1-IX-2003
Serbia 1-XI-2003
Cyprus 1-IV-2004
Turkey 1-VI-2004
Bahamas 1-I-2005
Venezuela 1-II-2005
Croatia 1-II-2005
Switzerland 1-III-2005
Panama 1-II-2007
Honduras 1-II-2007
Mexico 1-V-2007
Sweden 1-IX-2007
Monaco 1-VI-2008
France 1-I-2009
Slovenia 1-X-2009
Iceland 1-IV-2010
Romania 1-VI-2013
Japan 1-IV-2014
South Africa 1-V-2016
Uruguay 1-IX-2001
Nicaragua 1-IX-2001
Malta 1-IX-2001
Costa Rica 1-IX-2001
Brazil 1-IX-2001
Andorra 1-I-2014
Russian Federation 1-I-2014
Albania 1-IX-2016
Armenia 1-IX-2016
Bulgaria 1-IX-2016
Korea, Republic of 1-IX-2016
Gabon 1-IX-2016
Guinea 1-IX-2016
Iraq 1-IX-2016
Kazakhstan 1-IX-2016
Morocco 1-IX-2016
Lesotho 1-IX-2016
Philippines 1-IX-2016
Dominican Republic 1-IX-2016
San Marino 1-IX-2016
Seychelles 1-IX-2016
Singapore 1-IX-2016
Peru 1-V-2002
Zambia 1-IX-2016
El Salvador 1-VII-2003
Fiji 1-VII-2003
Guatemala 1-VII-2003
Lithuania 1-VII-2003
Paraguay 1-VII-2003
Sri Lanka 1-VII-2003
Thailand 1-VII-2003
Trinidad and Tobago 1-VII-2003
Latvia 1-V-2002
Estonia 1-X-2001
Uzbekistan 1-IX-2001

China, People's Republic of - Entry into force

(acceptance in 1999 for the Special Administrative Region of Hong Kong only)

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)

Uruguay - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Uruguay's accession on 1 June 2001)

Nicaragua - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Nicaragua's accession on 1 June 2001)

Malta - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Malta's accession on 1 June 2001)

Costa Rica - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Costa Rica's accession on 1 June 2001)

Brazil - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Brazil's accession on 1 June 2001)

Andorra - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted the accession of Andorra on 22 October 2013)

Russian Federation - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted the accession of the Russian Federation on 22 October 2013)

Albania - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Albania's accession on 14 June 2016)

Armenia - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Armenia's accession on 14 June 2016)

Bulgaria - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Bulgaria's accession on 14 June 2016)

Korea, Republic of - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted the Republic of Korea's accession on 14 June 2016)

Gabon - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Gabon's accession on 14 June 2016)

Guinea - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Guinea's accession on 14 June 2016)

Iraq - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Iraq's accession on 14 June 2016)

Kazakhstan - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Kazakhstan's accession on 14 June 2016)

Morocco - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Morocco's accession on 14 June 2016)

Lesotho - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Lesotho's accession on 14 June 2016)

Philippines - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted the Philippines' accession on 14 June 2016)

Dominican Republic - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted the Dominican Republic's accession on 14 June 2016)

San Marino - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted San Marino's accession on 14 June 2016)

Seychelles - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted the Seychelles' accession on 14 June 2016)

Singapore - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Singapore's accession on 14 June 2016)

Peru - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Peru's accession on 14 February 2002)

Zambia - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Zambia's accession on 14 June 2016)

El Salvador - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted El Salvador's accession on 23 April 2003)

Fiji - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Fiji's accession on 23 April 2003)

Guatemala - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Guatemala's accession on 23 April 2003)

Lithuania - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Lithuania's accession on 23 April 2003)

Paraguay - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Paraguay's accession on 23 April 2003)

Sri Lanka - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Sri Lanka's accession on 23 April 2003)

Thailand - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Thailand's accession on 23 April 2003)

Trinidad and Tobago - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Trinidad and Tobago's accession on 23 April 2003)

Latvia - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Latvia's accession on 14 February 2002)

Estonia - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Estonia's accession on 4 July 2001)

Uzbekistan - Entry into force

(the Republic of Moldova accepted Uzbekistan's accession on 1 June 2001)