Legal instruments and related documents

Nuclear liability conventions and protocols

1960 Paris Convention on Nuclear Third Party Liability ("Paris Convention") 

2004 Protocol to amend the Paris Convention on Nuclear Third Party Liability 

Decision and Recommendation of the Steering Committee Concerning the Application of the Paris Convention to Nuclear Installations in the Process of Being Decommissioned  (2014)

1963 Brussels Supplementary Convention on Nuclear Third Party Liability ("Brussels Supplementary Convention") 

2004 Protocol to amend the Brussels Supplementary Convention on Third Party Liability 

1963 Vienna Convention on Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage ("Vienna Convention")  (External link)

1997 Protocol to Amend the Vienna Convention on Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage 

Consolidated text of the Vienna Convention on Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage of 21 May 1963 as amended by the Protocol of 12 September 1997, latest Status of the 1997 Protocol to Amend the Vienna Convention and related Declaration/Reservations (External link)

1988 Joint Protocol Relating to the Application of the Vienna Convention and the Paris Convention ("Joint Protocol") 

1997 Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage  (External link)


Last reviewed: 29 January 2016