Articles: 10,16


b) The State of Israel, in its quality as State of destination, will, in what concerns Article 10, paragraphs b) and c), of the Convention, effect the service of judicial documents only through the Directorate of Courts, and only where an application for such service emanates from a judicial authority or from the diplomatic or consular representation of a Contracting State;
c) An application to relieve a defendant from the effects of the expiration of the time of appeal from a judgment within the meaning of Article 16 of the Convention will be entertained only if filed within one year from the date of the judgment in question.

In accordance with the provisions of Article 21 of the Convention, the Government of Israel hereby notifies its opposition to the use of methods of transmission in its territory pursuant to Article 10(a) of the Convention with respect to documents addressed to the State of Israel, including its political subdivisions, agencies, authorities and instrumentalities, and to officials, or agents acting or who acted on behalf of the Government of Israel. Service of such documents shall be effected, subject to the provisions of the Convention, through the Directorate of Courts.