Trinidad and Tobago

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

Accession accepted by Date of acceptance Entry into force
Slovakia 7-XI-2000 1-II-2001
Ireland 9-XI-2000 1-II-2001
Finland 10-XI-2000 1-II-2001
Panama 8-XII-2000 1-III-2001
Colombia 15-XII-2000 1-III-2001
Australia 8-II-2001 1-V-2001
Belarus 16-II-2001 1-V-2001
Argentina 23-VII-2001 1-X-2001
Spain 4-X-2001 1-I-2002
Portugal 12-X-2001 1-I-2002
Norway 31-I-2002 1-IV-2002
Hungary 11-III-2002 1-VI-2002
Uzbekistan 26-III-2002 1-VI-2002
Netherlands 28-III-2002 1-VI-2002
Brazil 29-III-2002 1-VI-2002
Israel 29-V-2002 1-VIII-2002
Canada 29-VIII-2002 1-XI-2003
Chile 30-IX-2002 1-XII-2002
New Zealand 1-X-2002 1-I-2003
Poland 19-XII-2002 1-III-2003
Uruguay 27-II-2003 1-V-2003
Republic of Moldova 23-IV-2003 1-VII-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
Greece 13-IV-2004 1-VII-2004
Italy 7-V-2004 1-VIII-2004
Bahamas 29-X-2004 1-I-2005
Venezuela 16-XI-2004 1-II-2005
Croatia 24-XI-2004 1-II-2005
China, People's Republic of 21-VII-2005 1-X-2005
Czech Republic 8-VIII-2006 1-XI-2006
Honduras 16-XI-2006 1-II-2007
Mexico 8-II-2007 1-V-2007
Germany 11-VI-2007 1-IX-2007
Sweden 26-VI-2007 1-IX-2007
Monaco 31-III-2008 1-VI-2008
Slovenia 9-VII-2009 1-X-2009
Malta 22-X-2009 1-I-2010
Turkey 7-XII-2009 1-III-2010
Iceland 22-I-2010 1-IV-2010
France 1-IV-2010 1-VII-2010
Belgium 19-VIII-2011 1-XI-2011
Switzerland 17-X-2011 1-I-2012
United States of America 29-V-2013 1-VIII-2013
Japan 24-I-2014 1-IV-2014
South Africa 9-II-2016 1-V-2016
Entry into force between Trinidad and Tobago and Entry into force
Slovakia 1-II-2001
Ireland 1-II-2001
Finland 1-II-2001
Panama 1-III-2001
Colombia 1-III-2001
Australia 1-V-2001
Belarus 1-V-2001
Argentina 1-X-2001
Spain 1-I-2002
Portugal 1-I-2002
Norway 1-IV-2002
Hungary 1-VI-2002
Uzbekistan 1-VI-2002
Netherlands 1-VI-2002
Brazil 1-VI-2002
Israel 1-VIII-2002
Canada 1-XI-2003
Chile 1-XII-2002
New Zealand 1-I-2003
Poland 1-III-2003
Uruguay 1-V-2003
Republic of Moldova 1-VII-2003
China, People's Republic of 1-IX-2003
Serbia 1-XI-2003
Cyprus 1-IV-2004
Greece 1-VII-2004
Italy 1-VIII-2004
Bahamas 1-I-2005
Venezuela 1-II-2005
Croatia 1-II-2005
China, People's Republic of 1-X-2005
Czech Republic 1-XI-2006
Honduras 1-II-2007
Mexico 1-V-2007
Germany 1-IX-2007
Sweden 1-IX-2007
Monaco 1-VI-2008
Slovenia 1-X-2009
Malta 1-I-2010
Turkey 1-III-2010
Iceland 1-IV-2010
France 1-VII-2010
Belgium 1-XI-2011
Switzerland 1-I-2012
United States of America 1-VIII-2013
Japan 1-IV-2014
South Africa 1-V-2016
El Salvador 1-III-2003
Guatemala 1-III-2003
Latvia 1-III-2003
Nicaragua 1-III-2003
Peru 1-III-2003

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)

China, People's Republic of - Entry into force

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

El Salvador - Entry into force

(Trinidad and Tobago accepted El Salvador's accession on 10 December 2002)

Guatemala - Entry into force

(Trinidad and Tobago accepted Guatemala's accession on 10 December 2002)

Latvia - Entry into force

(Trinidad and Tobago accepted Latvia's accession on 10 December 2002)

Nicaragua - Entry into force

(Trinidad and Tobago accepted Nicaragua's accession on 10 December 2002)

Peru - Entry into force

(Trinidad and Tobago accepted Peru's accession on 10 December 2002)