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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 Group Date of deposit of instrument Type of instrument
 AlbaniaII04/11/2003Accession
 AlgeriaVb18/05/1973Accession
 AustraliaIV29/11/1977Accession
 AustriaI14/05/1982Accession
 BahamasIII27/09/1976Accession
 BangladeshIV05/05/1975Accession
 BarbadosIII18/03/1983Accession
 Bolivia (Plurinational State of)III22/12/1989Accession
 Bosnia and HerzegovinaII12/07/1993Notification of succession
 BrazilIII11/09/1975Ratification
 BulgariaII07/03/1975Accession
 CameroonVa01/02/1973Accession
 ChinaIV30/07/1992Accession
 ColombiaIII18/03/1976Accession
 Costa RicaIII07/12/1979Ratification
 CroatiaII06/07/1992Notification of succession
 CyprusI19/09/1990Accession
 Czech RepublicII26/03/1993Notification of succession
 DenmarkI11/04/1979Ratification
 Dominican RepublicIII08/02/1983Accession
 EcuadorIII06/06/1991Accession
 El SalvadorIII29/12/1978Accession
 FinlandI01/08/1986Ratification
 FranceI11/09/1972Ratification
 GermanyI18/10/1973Ratification
 GuineaVa13/08/1981Accession
 Holy See~06/02/1980Ratification
 HungaryII15/09/1972Ratification
 IndiaIV07/01/1988Ratification
 ItalyI25/10/1979Ratification
 JapanIV21/07/1977Acceptance
 KenyaVa04/01/1974Ratification
 Liechtenstein~11/08/1999Accession
 MexicoIII31/07/1975Ratification
 MonacoI13/09/1974Ratification
 MontenegroII26/04/2007Notification of succession
 MoroccoVb28/10/1975Accession
 NetherlandsI30/08/1985Acceptance
 NigerVa15/02/1989Accession
 NorwayI07/05/1974Ratification
 PanamaIII03/06/1980Accession
 PeruIII22/04/1985Accession
 PolandII09/12/1976Accession
 PortugalI30/04/1981Accession
 Republic of KoreaIV01/07/1987Accession
 Russian FederationII09/12/1994Accession
 RwandaVa10/08/1989Accession
 Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesIII22/01/1985Notification of succession
 Saudi ArabiaVb13/04/1994Accession
 SenegalVa09/04/1974Accession
 SerbiaII11/09/2001Notification of succession
 SlovakiaII31/03/1993Notification of succession
 SloveniaII05/11/1992Notification of succession
 SpainI10/04/1974Ratification
 Sri LankaIV25/10/1983Accession
 SwedenI27/06/1973Ratification
 SwitzerlandI21/06/1993Ratification
 The former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaII30/04/1997Notification of succession
 TogoVa28/02/2003Accession
 Trinidad and TobagoIII19/05/1988Accession
 TunisiaVb10/03/1975Ratification
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern IrelandI19/05/1972Ratification
 United States of AmericaI18/09/1972Ratification
 UruguayIII12/01/1993Accession
 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)III11/01/1996Accession

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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