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Overview of Bilateral Treaties of the Republic of Croatia by Country

Collection of International Treaties

List of international treaties and international acts concluded between the Republic of Croatia and Swiss Confederation (the)

Name of treaty/act Date of conclusion Provisional application Published in NN-MU Date of entry into force Publication of the date of entry into force Termination
Framework Agreement between the Swiss Federal Council and the Government of the Republic of Croatia concerning the Implementation of the Swiss-Croatian Cooperation Programme to reduce Economic and Social Disparities within the Enlarged European Union 30/06/2015 30/06/2015 2/2017 09/01/2017
Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Croatia and the Swiss Federal Council relating to Scheduled air Services 21/01/2010 3/2010 25/05/2010 4/2010
Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Croatia and the Swiss Federal Council on the Performance of Remunerated Activities by Accompanying Persons of Members of Diplomatic Missions Consular Posts and Permanent Missions 21/01/2010 4/2010 27/08/2010 6/2010
Joint Declaration between the Minister of the Interior of the Republic of Croatia and the Head of the Federal Department of Justice and Police of the Swiss Confederation on Cooperation in Security-Related Matters on the Occasion of the European Football Championship 2008 27/03/2008
Agreement between the Republic of Croatia and the Swiss Confederation for the avoidance of double taxation with respect to taxes on income and on capital 12/03/1999 08/99 20/12/1999 03/00
Agreement on trade and economic cooperation between the Republic of Croatia and the Swiss Confederation 12/03/1999 12/03/1999 03/2000 01/06/2000 1/2008 19/09/2013
Administrative agreement on the implementation of the Treaty between the Republic of Croatia and the Swiss Confederation on social insurance 24/11/1997 05/98 01/01/1998
Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Croatia and the Swiss Federal Council on the mutual abolition of visa requirements 13/05/1997 11/97 12/06/1997
Treaty between the Government of the Republic of Croatia and the Swiss Federal Council on the monitoring of citizens of a third country 21/02/1997 06/97 24/06/1997 12/97
Agreement between the Republic of Croatia and the Swiss Confederation on the promotion and reciprocal protection of investments 30/10/1996 06/97 17/06/1997 1/2004
Succession treaty between the Republic of Croatia and Swiss Confederation 11/10/1996 01/97 11/10/1996
Treaty on social insurance between the Republic of Croatia and Swiss Confederation 09/04/1996 14/96 01/01/1998 21/97
Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Croatia and the Government of the Swiss Confederation on the rescheduling of Croatian debts 09/01/1996 09/01/1996 08/96 20/07/1996 01/97
Treaty between the Government of the Republic of Croatia and the Swiss Federal Council on international road transport 30/06/1995 30/06/1995 03/96 06/05/1996 01/97
Treaty on conciliation and arbitration between the Republic of Croatia and the Swiss Confederation 23/05/1995 12/95 13/06/2002 08/02
Agreement between the Republic of Croatia and the Swiss Confederation relating to scheduled air services 27/07/1993 27/07/1993 07/95 01/05/1997 06/1997 25/05/2010
Protocol on the return of persons without approved residency 09/02/1993 01/09/1997
Treaty between the Republic of Croatia and the Swiss Confederation of on the abolition of visa requirements for carriers of diplomatic or official passports 09/02/1993 09/03/1993
Protocol between the Republic of Croatia and the Swiss Confederation on the mutual abolition of visa requirements for carriers of diplomatic or official passports 30/01/1992 30/01/1992

List of bilateral international treaties taken over by virtue of succession (NN-MU 1/97)

Name of treaty/act Date of conclusion Published in the official gazette of the predecessor state Termination
Agreement between the SIV Assembly of SFRY and the Swiss Federal Council on mutual assistance in the event of natural disasters 09/11/1982 9/1984
Convention on modifications and amendments to the Convention of 8 June 1962 between the FPRY and the Swiss Confederation on social insurance 09/07/1982 12/1984 01/01/1998
Agreement on technical cooperation between the SFRY and the Swiss Confederation 01/12/1966 9/1967
Agreement between the Government of SFRY and the Government of the Swiss Confederation on the reciprocal exemption of taxes for companies dealing with sea or air transport 29/12/1964 11/1965
Administrative arrangement on the means of implementation of the Convention on social insurance between the SFRY and the Swiss Confederation 05/07/1963 12/1964
Convention on social insurance 08/06/1962 8/1963 01/01/1998
Convention on residency and consultation between the Kingdom of Serbia and the Swiss Confederation 16/02/1888 83/1888
Convention on extradition of criminals between Switzerland and Serbia 28/11/1887 83/1888 01/11/2011

These pages contain an overview of bilateral treaties and other international acts concluded by the Republic of Croatia with individual countries of the world to date, in alphabetical order according to the official shortened name of the country. In addition, these pages also contain  bilateral treaties or acts in force between the Republic of Croatia and countries concerned by virtue of  bilateral agreement on succession of bilateral agreements of the predecessor state, if such an agreement was reached.

Finally, it is worthwhile noting that in this overview of treaties and acts concluded between the Republic of Croatia and individual states (Bosnia Herzegovina, Italy, Hungary, Slovenia), certain multilateral, mostly trilateral treaties are also included, considering that in their nature they are more similar to bilateral than to multilateral treaties.

For each treaty or act, the following information is provided:

  • the official name;
  • date of conclusion;
  • information on a possible provisional application;
  • number of the Official Gazette of the Republic of Croatia (NN-MU) in which the text is published;
  • date of entry into force;
  • number of the Official Gazette of the Republic of Croatia (NN-MU) in which the date of entry into force is published;
  • information regarding a possible termination.

With respect to bilateral treaties or acts which the Republic of Croatia took on from the predecessor state by virtue of succession, with the information of the number of the Official Gazette of the Republic of Croatia (NN-MU) in which the list of bilateral treaties and acts taken over by virtue of succession is given, together with the official name of each treaty or act, the information on number of the Official Gazette of the predecessor state in which the text of the treaty or act taken over by virtue of succession is published and the information about its possible termination.

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