Ecolex Logo
The gateway to
environmental law
Search results » Treaty

Exchange of Notes constituting an Agreement between Denmark and Sweden concerning the Delimitation of Areas of Responsibility in connection with the Convention of 22 March 1974 on the Protection of the Marine Environment of the Baltic Sea Area

Document type
Bilateral
Field of application
Regional/restricted
Date
Nov 21, 1986
Source
FAO, FAOLEX;  IUCN (ID: TRE-149049)
Place of adoption
Copenhagen
Language
English
Subject
Sea
Keyword
Maritime zone International agreement-text Marine pollution
Geographical area
Europe
Basin
Baltic Sea
Abstract

In accordance with rule 7 of annex VI to the Convention on the Protection of the Marine Environment of the Baltic Sea Area, the Contracting Parties reach agreement concerning the regions of the Baltic Sea area within which they shall take steps to combat or remedy pollution caused by oil or other harmful substances From a point with co-ordinates 57'441 48.W N, 11 - 06'59.2" 0 the boundary between the areas of responsibility shall coincide with the boundary of the continental shelves and the fishery zones between Sweden and Denmark which were agreed upon in the Agreement of 9 November 1984 ,1 or subsequent amendments thereto. The above co-ordinates represent the point on the straight line between points C and D in the aforementioned Agreement where the line intersects the parallel of latitude 57' 44' 48.0" N, which, according to article I of the Convention on the Protection of the Marine Environment, constitutes the line of demarcation for the area of applicability of the Convention.

Full text
English  

Country/Territory/Participant

See Expanded View Show Map
Countries Entry into force
Denmark -
Sweden -

References - Treaties

Enabled by