1669

Researcher: 
Mitchell
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Signature Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 
1968-07-24
Signature Year: 
1968
Signature-2nd bilateral: 
Entry into force (EIF) Date: 
Terminated?
Term Date: 
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Agreement Between Sweden And Norway Concerning The Delimitation Of The Continental Shelf
Possible Sources (additional): 
LEX-FAOC032735; bi32735.pdf
Treaty Type
Multilateral / Bilateral / Other - New: 
Agreement Type Level 3: 
E (environment) Code (agreement is environmental or not): 
Non-Environmental
Source for E (environmental) code: 
Title
Text used for E (environmental) coding: 
Agreement Between Sweden And Norway Concerning The Delimitation Of The Continental Shelf
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
delimit
Lineage
Lineage: 
Not Yet Assigned
Sequence: 
100.000
Secretariat and auspices
Secretariat: 
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
BNA
Subject: 
Territory
Category: 
ZNOO
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Notes (incl. non-URL source for text): 
The Government of the Kingdom of Sweden and the Government of the Kingdom of Norway have decided to establish the boundary between the areas of the continental shelf over which Sweden and Norway respectively exercise sovereign rights for the purposes of the exploration and utilization of natural resources. The boundary shall be in principle be a median line, drawn in such a way that every point on it is equidistant from the nearest points on the baseli nes from which the breadth of the territorial sea of Sweden and Norway respectively is measured. The boundary shall be drawn between specified points in the form of straight lines and between other specified points in the form of arcs of great circles. If natural resources on the sea-bed or in the subsoil thereof extend on both sides of the boundary line defined in article 2, exploitation of such resources shall be subject to Agreement between the Parties.; FAO Descriptors: 110; 010; 0 16
Member Code: 
NOR,SWE,
Members: 
Norway, Sweden,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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