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Charter of the United Nations

Treaty data

Treaty number
006585
Date of conclusion
26-06-1945
Place of conclusion
San Francisco
Provisional application
Entry into force
24-10-1945
Retroactive effect
Termination
Treaty Series
1951, 44
1952, 20
1953, 25
1959, 37
1961, 24
1964, 109
1965, 189
1966, 138
1967, 3
1968, 107
1969, 104
1972, 96
1973, 156
1979, 37
1980, 41
1981, 174
1985, 5
1987, 113
1990, 119
1992, 79
1993, 168
1994, 277
1998, 145
2001, 179
1951, 45
1951, 68
1951, 69
1951, 127
1951, 155
1952, 43
1952, 48
1952, 52
1952, 60
1952, 65
1952, 69
1952, 165
1953, 26
1953, 27
1953, 28
1953, 34
1953, 36
1992, 101
2004, 240
2006, 75
2006, 130
2006, 254
2007, 50
2008, 13
2008, 174
2009, 70
2009, 143
2010, 163
2011, 57
2011, 176
2012, 200
2014, 112
2015, 143
2016, 151
2017, 185
2018, 153
2019, 137
Bulletin of Acts and Decrees
1945, 253
1945, 321
Approval act
1945, 253
Consolidated text
0004143

Comment

The Charter is in force for the entire Kingdom as of 10-12-1945.

Kingdom of the Netherlands

Provisional application Entry into force Retroactive effect Termination
Netherlands
(in Europe)
10-12-1945
Netherlands
(Bonaire)
10-10-2010
Netherlands
(Sint Eustatius)
10-10-2010
Netherlands
(Saba)
10-10-2010
Aruba 01-01-1986
Curaçao 10-10-2010
Sint Maarten 10-10-2010

Parties

Parties with a link have a reservation.

Party Signature Provisional application Ratification

S=Signature without reservation or requirement of ratification
R=Ratification, Acceptance, Approval or Notification
A=Accession
Su=Succession
NK=Not Known

Entry into force Renunciation Termination
Afghanistan 09-11-1946 (A) 19-11-1946
Albania 14-12-1955 (A) 14-12-1955
Algeria 08-10-1962 (A) 08-10-1962
Andorra 28-07-1993 (A) 28-07-1993
Angola 01-12-1976 (A) 01-12-1976
Antigua and Barbuda 11-11-1981 (A) 11-11-1981
Argentina 26-06-1945 24-09-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Armenia 02-03-1992 (A) 02-03-1992
Australia 26-06-1945 01-11-1945 (R) 01-11-1945
Austria 14-12-1955 (A) 14-12-1955
Azerbaijan 02-03-1992 (A) 02-03-1992
Bahamas 18-09-1973 (A) 18-09-1973
Bahrain 21-09-1971 (A) 21-09-1971
Bangladesh 17-09-1974 (A) 17-09-1974
Barbados 09-12-1966 (A) 09-12-1966
Belarus 26-06-1945 24-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Belgium 26-06-1945 27-12-1945 (R) 27-12-1945
Belize 25-09-1981 (A) 25-09-1981
Benin 20-09-1960 (A) 20-09-1960
Bhutan 21-09-1971 (A) 21-09-1971
Bolivia 26-06-1945 14-11-1945 (R) 14-11-1945
Bosnia and Herzegovina 22-05-1992 (A) 22-05-1992
Botswana 17-10-1966 (A) 17-10-1966
Brazil 26-06-1945 21-09-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Brunei 21-09-1984 (A) 21-09-1984
Bulgaria 14-12-1955 (A) 14-12-1955
Burkina Faso 20-09-1960 (A) 20-09-1960
Burundi 18-09-1962 (A) 18-09-1962
Cambodia 14-12-1955 (A) 14-12-1955
Cameroon 20-09-1960 (A) 20-09-1960
Canada 26-06-1945 09-11-1945 (R) 09-11-1945
Cape Verde 16-09-1975 (A) 16-09-1975
Central African Republic 20-09-1960 (A) 20-09-1960
Chad 20-09-1960 (A) 20-09-1960
Chile 26-06-1945 11-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
China 26-06-1945 28-09-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Colombia 26-06-1945 05-11-1945 (R) 05-11-1945
Comoros 12-11-1975 (A) 12-11-1975
Costa Rica 26-06-1945 02-11-1945 (R) 02-11-1945
Côte d'Ivoire 20-09-1960 (A) 20-09-1960
Croatia 22-05-1992 (A) 22-05-1992
Cuba 26-06-1945 15-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Cyprus 20-09-1960 (A) 20-09-1960
Czech Republic 19-01-1993 (A) 19-01-1993
Czechoslovakia (<01-01-1993) 26-06-1945 19-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 17-09-1991 (A) 17-09-1991
Democratic Republic of the Congo 20-09-1960 (A) 20-09-1960
Denmark 26-06-1945 09-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Djibouti 20-09-1977 (A) 20-09-1977
Dominica 18-12-1978 (A) 18-12-1978
Dominican Republic 26-06-1945 04-09-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Ecuador 26-06-1945 21-12-1945 (R) 21-12-1945
Egypt 26-06-1945 22-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
El Salvador 26-06-1945 26-09-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Equatorial Guinea 12-11-1968 (A) 12-11-1968
Eritrea 28-05-1993 (A) 28-05-1993
Estonia 17-09-1991 (A) 17-09-1991
Eswatini 24-09-1968 (A) 24-09-1968
Ethiopia 26-06-1945 13-11-1945 (R) 13-11-1945
Federated States of Micronesia 17-09-1991 (A) 17-09-1991
Fiji 13-10-1970 (A) 13-10-1970
Finland 14-12-1955 (A) 14-12-1955
France 26-06-1945 31-08-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Gabon 20-09-1960 (A) 20-09-1960
Gambia, The 21-09-1965 (A) 21-09-1965
Georgia 31-07-1992 (A) 31-07-1992
Germany 18-09-1973 (A) 18-09-1973
Ghana 08-03-1957 (A) 08-03-1957
Greece 26-06-1945 25-10-1945 (R) 25-10-1945
Grenada 17-09-1974 (A) 17-09-1974
Guatemala 26-06-1945 21-11-1945 (R) 21-11-1945
Guinea 12-12-1958 (A) 12-12-1958
Guinea-Bissau 17-09-1974 (A) 17-09-1974
Guyana 20-09-1966 (A) 20-09-1966
Haïti 26-06-1945 27-09-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Honduras 26-06-1945 17-12-1945 (R) 17-12-1945
Hungary 14-12-1955 (A) 14-12-1955
Iceland 09-11-1946 (A) 19-11-1946
India 26-06-1945 30-10-1945 (R) 30-10-1945
Indonesia 28-09-1950 (A) 28-09-1950
Iran 26-06-1945 16-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Iraq 26-06-1945 21-12-1945 (R) 21-12-1945
Ireland 14-12-1955 (A) 14-12-1955
Israel 11-05-1949 (A) 11-05-1949
Italy 14-12-1955 (A) 14-12-1955
Jamaica 18-09-1962 (A) 18-09-1962
Japan 18-12-1956 (A) 18-12-1956
Jordan 14-12-1955 (A) 14-12-1955
Kazakhstan 02-03-1992 (A) 02-03-1992
Kenya 16-12-1963 (A) 16-12-1963
Kiribati 14-09-1999 (A) 14-09-1999
Kuwait 14-05-1963 (A) 14-05-1963
Kyrgyzstan 02-03-1992 (A) 02-03-1992
Laos 14-12-1955 (A) 14-12-1955
Latvia 17-09-1991 (A) 17-09-1991
Lebanon 26-06-1945 15-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Lesotho 17-10-1966 (A) 17-10-1966
Liberia 26-06-1945 02-11-1945 (R) 02-11-1945
Libya 14-12-1955 (A) 14-12-1955
Liechtenstein 18-09-1990 (A) 18-09-1990
Lithuania 17-09-1991 (A) 17-09-1991
Luxembourg 26-06-1945 17-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Madagascar 20-09-1960 (A) 20-09-1960
Malawi 01-12-1964 (A) 01-12-1964
Malaysia 17-09-1957 (A) 17-09-1957
Maldives 21-09-1965 (A) 21-09-1965
Mali 28-09-1960 (A) 28-09-1960
Malta 01-12-1964 (A) 01-12-1964
Marshall Islands 17-09-1991 (A) 17-09-1991
Mauritania 27-10-1961 (A) 27-10-1961
Mauritius 24-04-1968 (A) 24-04-1968
Mexico 26-06-1945 07-11-1945 (R) 07-11-1945
Moldova 02-03-1992 (A) 02-03-1992
Monaco 28-05-1993 (A) 28-05-1993
Mongolia 27-10-1961 (A) 27-10-1961
Montenegro 28-06-2006 (A) 28-06-2006
Morocco 12-11-1956 (A) 12-11-1956
Mozambique 16-09-1975 (A) 16-09-1975
Myanmar 19-04-1948 (A) 19-04-1948
Namibia 23-04-1990 (A) 23-04-1990
Nauru 14-09-1999 (A) 14-09-1999
Nepal 14-12-1955 (A) 14-12-1955
Netherlands, the Kingdom of the 26-06-1945 10-12-1945 (R) 10-12-1945
New Zealand 26-06-1945 19-09-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Nicaragua 26-06-1945 06-09-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Niger 20-09-1960 (A) 20-09-1960
Nigeria 07-10-1960 (A) 07-10-1960
North Macedonia 08-04-1993 (A) 08-04-1993
Norway 26-06-1945 27-11-1945 (R) 27-11-1945
Oman 07-10-1971 (A) 07-10-1971
Pakistan 30-09-1947 (A) 30-09-1947
Palau 15-12-1994 (A) 15-12-1994
Panama 26-06-1945 13-11-1945 (R) 13-11-1945
Papua New Guinea 10-10-1975 (A) 10-10-1975
Paraguay 26-06-1945 12-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Peru 26-06-1945 31-10-1945 (R) 31-10-1945
Philippines 26-06-1945 11-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Poland 15-10-1945 24-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Portugal 14-12-1955 (A) 14-12-1955
Qatar 21-09-1971 (A) 21-09-1971
Republic of Korea, the 17-09-1991 (A) 17-09-1991
Republic of the Congo 20-09-1960 (A) 20-09-1960
Romania 14-12-1955 (A) 14-12-1955
Russian Federation 26-06-1945 24-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Rwanda 18-09-1962 (A) 18-09-1962
Saint Kitts and Nevis 23-09-1983 (A) 23-09-1983
Saint Lucia 18-09-1979 (A) 18-09-1979
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 16-09-1980 (A) 16-09-1980
Samoa 15-12-1976 (A) 15-12-1976
San Marino 02-03-1992 (A) 02-03-1992
São Tomé e Principe 16-09-1975 (A) 16-09-1975
Saudi Arabia 26-06-1945 18-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Senegal 28-09-1960 (A) 28-09-1960
Serbia 01-11-2000 (A) 01-11-2000
Seychelles 21-09-1976 (A) 21-09-1976
Sierra Leone 27-09-1961 (A) 27-09-1961
Singapore 21-09-1965 (A) 21-09-1965
Slovakia 19-01-1993 (A) 19-01-1993
Slovenia 22-05-1992 (A) 22-05-1992
Solomon Islands 19-09-1978 (A) 19-09-1978
Somalia 20-09-1960 (A) 20-09-1960
South Africa 26-06-1945 07-11-1945 (R) 07-11-1945
South Sudan 14-07-2011 (A) 14-07-2011
Spain 14-12-1955 (A) 14-12-1955
Sri Lanka 14-12-1955 (A) 14-12-1955
Sudan 12-11-1956 (A) 12-11-1956
Suriname 04-12-1975 (A) 04-12-1975
Sweden 09-11-1946 (A) 19-11-1946
Switzerland 10-09-2002 (A) 10-09-2002
Syria 26-06-1945 19-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Tajikistan 02-03-1992 (A) 02-03-1992
Tanzania 14-12-1961 (A) 14-12-1961
Thailand 15-12-1946 (A) 16-12-1946
Timor-Leste 27-09-2002 (A) 27-09-2002
Togo 20-09-1960 (A) 20-09-1960
Tonga 14-09-1999 (A) 14-09-1999
Trinidad and Tobago 18-09-1962 (A) 18-09-1962
Tunisia 12-11-1956 (A) 12-11-1956
Turkey 26-06-1945 28-09-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Turkmenistan 02-03-1992 (A) 02-03-1992
Tuvalu 05-09-2000 (A) 05-09-2000
Uganda 25-10-1962 (A) 25-10-1962
Ukraine 26-06-1945 24-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
United Arab Emirates 09-12-1971 (A) 09-12-1971
United Kingdom 26-06-1945 20-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
United States of America 26-06-1945 08-08-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Uruguay 26-06-1945 18-12-1945 (R) 18-12-1945
Uzbekistan 02-03-1992 (A) 02-03-1992
Vanuatu 15-09-1981 (A) 15-09-1981
Venezuela 26-06-1945 15-11-1945 (R) 15-11-1945
Vietnam 20-09-1977 (A) 20-09-1977
Yemen 30-09-1947 (A) 30-09-1947
Yugoslavia (< 25-06-1991) 26-06-1945 19-10-1945 (R) 24-10-1945
Zambia 01-12-1964 (A) 01-12-1964
Zimbabwe 25-08-1980 (A) 25-08-1980

Extensions

China

Extended to Entry into force Termination
Hong Kong SAR 01-07-1997
Macao SAR 20-12-1999

Portugal

Extended to Entry into force Termination
Macao (<20-12-1999) 14-12-1955 20-12-1999

United Kingdom

Extended to Entry into force Termination
Hong Kong (< 01-07-1997) 24-10-1945 01-07-1997

United States of America

Extended to Entry into force Termination
Midway Atoll 17-09-1991

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