On Thursday, 13 January 2000, the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea in the Netherlands deposited the instrument of accession of his country to the Hague Convention of 15 November 1965 on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extrajudicial Documents in Civil or Commercial Matters.
In the absence of any objection from a State Party, notified to the depositary within a period of six months after the date on which the depositary has notified it of such accession, the Convention will enter into force for the Republic of Korea on the first day of the month following the expiration of the afore-mentioned period of six months (Article 28).