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Universal Copyright Convention as revised on 24 July 1971, with Appendix Declaration relating to Article XVII and Resolution concerning Article XI. Paris, 24 July 1971.1

States Date of deposit of instrument Type of instrument
1United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland19/05/1972Ratification
2France11/09/1972Ratification
3Hungary15/09/1972Ratification
4United States of America18/09/1972Ratification
5Cameroon01/02/1973Accession
6Algeria18/05/1973Accession
7Sweden27/06/1973Ratification
8Germany18/10/1973Ratification
9Kenya04/01/1974Ratification
10Senegal09/04/1974Accession
11Spain10/04/1974Ratification
12Norway07/05/1974Ratification
13Monaco13/09/1974Ratification
14Bulgaria07/03/1975Accession
15Tunisia10/03/1975Ratification
16Bangladesh05/05/1975Accession
17Mexico31/07/1975Ratification
18Brazil11/09/1975Ratification
19Morocco28/10/1975Accession
20Colombia18/03/1976Accession
21Bahamas27/09/1976Accession
22Poland09/12/1976Accession
23Japan21/07/1977Acceptance
24Australia29/11/1977Accession
25El Salvador29/12/1978Accession
26Denmark11/04/1979Ratification
27Italy25/10/1979Ratification
28Costa Rica07/12/1979Ratification
29Holy See06/02/1980Ratification
30Panama03/06/1980Accession
31Portugal30/04/1981Accession
32Guinea13/08/1981Accession
33Austria14/05/1982Accession
34Dominican Republic08/02/1983Accession
35Barbados18/03/1983Accession
36Sri Lanka25/10/1983Accession
37Saint Vincent and the Grenadines22/01/1985Notification of succession
38Peru22/04/1985Accession
39Netherlands30/08/1985Acceptance
40Finland01/08/1986Ratification
41Republic of Korea01/07/1987Accession
42India07/01/1988Ratification
43Trinidad and Tobago19/05/1988Accession
44Niger15/02/1989Accession
45Rwanda10/08/1989Accession
46Bolivia (Plurinational State of)22/12/1989Accession
47Cyprus19/09/1990Accession
48Ecuador06/06/1991Accession
49Croatia06/07/1992Notification of succession
50China30/07/1992Accession
51Slovenia05/11/1992Notification of succession
52Uruguay12/01/1993Accession
53Czechia26/03/1993Notification of succession
54Slovakia31/03/1993Notification of succession
55Switzerland21/06/1993Ratification
56Bosnia and Herzegovina12/07/1993Notification of succession
57Saudi Arabia13/04/1994Accession
58Russian Federation09/12/1994Accession
59Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)11/01/1996Accession
60North Macedonia30/04/1997Notification of succession
61Liechtenstein11/08/1999Accession
62Serbia11/09/2001Notification of succession
63Togo28/02/2003Accession
64Albania04/11/2003Accession
65Montenegro26/04/2007Notification of succession

1This Convention entered into force on 10 July 1974. It subsequently entered into force for each State three months after the date of deposit of that State’s instrument, except in cases of notifications of succession, where the entry into force occurred on the date on which the State assumed responsibility for conducting its international relations.


   

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