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European Convention on the International Effects of Deprivation of the Right to Drive a Motor Vehicle

(ETS No. 088)

Open for signature by the member States of the Council of Europe, in Brussels, on 3 June 1976.

Entry into force: 28 April 1983.

Summary of the treaty

Under the terms of this Convention, a Party which has ordered any final measure designed to restrict the right to drive of a driver who has committed a road traffic offence must notify without delay the Party which delivered the driving licence and the Party in whose territory the offender is habitually resident. Consequently, any Party which has been thus notified may, in accordance with its law, execute the order.