United Nations Conventions

 

Convention on Road Traffic


Geneva, 19 September 1949

Entered into force on 26 March 1952

Contracting Parties: Albania, Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belgium, Benin, Botswana, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Central African Republic, Chile, China, Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic (succession), Democratic Republic of Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Haiti, Holy See, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kyrgyzstan, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Lebanon, Lesotho, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Monaco, Morocco, Namibia (succession), Netherlands, New Zealand, Niger, Norway, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Romania, Russian Federation, Rwanda, San Marino, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia (succession), South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Syrian Arab Republic, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, United Kingdom, United States of America, Venezuela, Yugoslavia (succession), Zimbabwe (succession).

Country which has signed the Convention but has not ratified it: Switzerland.


Protocol on Road Signs and Signals


Geneva, 19 September 1949

 

Entered into force on 20 December 1953

Contracting Parties: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Cuba, Czech Republic (succession), Cambodia, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Finland, France, Greece, Haiti, Holy See, Hungary, Italy, Kyrgyzstan, Luxembourg, Monaco, Netherlands, Niger, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Rwanda, San Marino, Senegal, Slovakia (succession), Spain, Sweden, Tajikistan, Thailand, Tunisia, Uganda, United Kingdom, Yugoslavia (succession).

Countries which have signed the Protocol but have not ratified it: India, Israel, Lebanon, Norway, Switzerland.


Convention on Road Traffic
Vienna, 8 November 1968

Entered into force on 21 May 1977

Contracting Parties: Albania, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina (succession), Brazil, Bulgaria, Central African Republic, Cote d'Ivoire, Croatia (succession), Cuba, Czech Republic (succession), Democratic Republic of Congo, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, [German Democratic Republic], Germany, Greece, Guyana, Hungary, Iran (Islamic Republic of), Israel, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Monaco, Mongolia, Morocco, Niger, Norway, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Republic of Moldova, Romania, Russian Federation, San Marino, Senegal, Seychelles, Slovakia (succession), Slovenia (succession), South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (succession), Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Yugoslavia (succession), Zimbabwe.

Countries which have signed the Convention but have not ratified it: Chile, China, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Ghana, Holy See, Indonesia, Mexico, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Spain, Thailand, United Kingdom, Venezuela.


Convention on Road Signs and Signals
Vienna, 8 November 1968

 

Entered into force on 6 June 1978

Contracting Parties: Austria, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina (succession), Bulgaria, Central African Republic, Chile, Cote d'Ivoire, Croatia (succession), Cuba, Czech Republic (succession), Democratic Republic of Congo, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, [German Democratic, Republic], Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Iran (Islamic Republic of), Iraq, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Mongolia, Morocco, Norway, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Republic of Moldova, Romania, Russian Federation, San Marino, Senegal, Seychelles, Slovakia (succession), Slovenia (succession), Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (succession), Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Yugoslavia (succession).

Countries which have signed the Convention but have not ratified it: Brazil, China, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Ghana, Holy See, Indonesia, Mexico, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Spain, Thailand, United Kingdom, Venezuela.