List of declarations made with respect to treaty No. 056

European Convention providing a Uniform Law on Arbitration

Status as of: 29/8/2014

 

    Belgium :


Declaration made at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification, on 22 February 1973 - Or. Fr.

With regard to the choice as provided for in paragraph 1 of Article 5 of the Convention, the first of the solutions envisaged is adopted in paragraph 1 of Article 1707 of the Judicial Code, which corresponds to paragraph 1 of Article 28 of the uniform law, and the moment at which the parties are notified of the award is taken as marking the start of the period within which an application for the award to be set aside may be made.

With regard to the choice as provided for in paragraph 2 of Article 5 of the Convention, the second of the solutions envisaged is adopted in paragraph 1 of Article 1712 and paragraph 2 of Article 1713 of the Judicial Code, which correspond to paragraph 1 of Article 30, and paragraph 3 of Article 30, respectively, of the uniform law, service of the award being taken into consideration.                                 
The preceding statement concerns Article(s) : 28, 30, 5


Reservation made at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification, on 22 February 1973 - Or. Fr.

In accordance with paragraph 1 of Article 8 of the Convention, Belgium reserves the rights provided for in letters (b), (g) and (n) of Annex II.         
The preceding statement concerns Article(s) : 8


Reservation made at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification, on 22 February 1973 - Or. Fr.

It is not her intention to avail herself of the options for which provision is made in Article 6 of the Convention, and in Annex III.      
The preceding statement concerns Article(s) : 6

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