Protocol No. 5 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, amending Articles 22 and 40 of the Convention
CETS No.: 055
As from its entry into force, this Protocol is an integrant part of the treaty ETS No. 005 and is no longer open for signature or ratification.

Opening for signature Entry into force
Place: Strasbourg
Date : 20/1/1966
Conditions: Ratification by Parties to Treaty ETS 005.
Date : 20/12/1971

Status as of: 10/2/2007

Member States of the Council of Europe

   Signature  Ratification  Entry into force  Notes  R.  D.  A.  T.  C.  O. 
Albania   13/7/1995   2/10/1996   2/10/1996   43                          
Andorra   10/11/1994   22/1/1996   22/1/1996   43                          
Armenia   25/1/2001   26/4/2002   26/4/2002   43                          
Austria   25/1/1966   9/10/1969   20/12/1971                              
Azerbaijan   25/1/2001   15/4/2002   15/4/2002   43                          
Belgium   20/1/1966   21/9/1970   20/12/1971                              
Bosnia and Herzegovina   24/4/2002   12/7/2002   12/7/2002   43                          
Bulgaria   7/5/1992   7/9/1992   7/9/1992   43                          
Croatia   6/11/1996   5/11/1997   5/11/1997   43                          
Cyprus   19/9/1967   22/1/1969   20/12/1971                              
Czech Republic   21/2/1991   18/3/1992   1/1/1993   26                          
Denmark   20/1/1966 s   20/1/1966 s   20/12/1971                              
Estonia   14/5/1993   16/4/1996   16/4/1996   43                          
Finland   5/5/1989   10/5/1990   10/5/1990   43                          
France   22/10/1973   3/5/1974   3/5/1974                              
Georgia   27/4/1999   20/5/1999   20/5/1999   43                          
Germany   3/3/1966   3/1/1969   20/12/1971                   X          
Greece   28/11/1974   8/1/1975   28/11/1974           X                  
Hungary   6/11/1990   5/11/1992   5/11/1992   43                          
Iceland   16/11/1967   16/11/1967   20/12/1971                              
Ireland   18/2/1966 s   18/2/1966 s   20/12/1971                              
Italy   20/1/1966   25/3/1968   20/12/1971                              
Latvia   10/2/1995   27/6/1997   27/6/1997   43                          
Liechtenstein   23/11/1978   8/9/1982   8/9/1982   43                          
Lithuania   14/5/1993   20/6/1995   20/6/1995   43                          
Luxembourg   20/1/1966   26/6/1968   20/12/1971                              
Malta   12/12/1966   23/1/1967   20/12/1971                              
Moldova   13/7/1995   12/9/1997   12/9/1997   43                          
Monaco   5/10/2004   30/11/2005   30/11/2005   43                          
Montenegro   3/4/2003   3/3/2004   6/6/2006   43                          
Netherlands   16/6/1970   19/5/1971   20/12/1971                   X          
Norway   20/1/1966 s   20/1/1966 s   20/12/1971                              
Poland   26/11/1991   19/1/1993   19/1/1993   43                          
Portugal   22/9/1976   9/11/1978   9/11/1978   43                          
Romania   7/10/1993   20/6/1994   20/6/1994   43                          
Russia   28/2/1996   5/5/1998   5/5/1998   43                          
San Marino   16/11/1988   22/3/1989   22/3/1989   43                          
Serbia   3/4/2003   3/3/2004   3/3/2004   43                          
Slovakia   21/2/1991   18/3/1992   1/6/1993   43                          
Slovenia   14/5/1993   28/6/1994   28/6/1994   43                          
Spain   24/11/1977   4/10/1979   4/10/1979   43                          
Sweden   20/1/1966   27/9/1966   20/12/1971                              
Switzerland   21/12/1972   28/11/1974   28/11/1974   43                          
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia   9/11/1995   10/4/1997   10/4/1997   43                          
Turkey   14/5/1971   20/12/1971   20/12/1971                              
Ukraine   9/11/1995   11/9/1997   11/9/1997   43                          
United Kingdom   10/2/1966   24/10/1967   20/12/1971                              

Total number of signatures not followed by ratifications:   
Total number of ratifications/accessions:  47 

Notes:
(26) Dates of signature and ratification of the Convention as amended by this Protocol by the former Czech and Slovak Federal Republic.
(43) Dates of signature and ratification of the Convention as amended by this Protocol.
a: Accession - s: Signature without reservation as to ratification - su: Succession - r: Signature "ad referendum".
R.: Reservations - D.: Declarations - A.: Authorities - T.: Territorial Application - C.: Communication - O.: Objection.

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