Status of ratification

Romania deposited its instrument of ratification of the UPCA on 31 May 2024, making it the 18th Member State to ratify the Agreement. Romania will formally join the UPC on 1 September 2024, when the Agreement comes into force.

Local or Regional CFI

Still not confirmed. There has been a proposal that Romania may set up a regional division with Bulgaria, Cyprus and Greece, with the headquarters being in Bucharest. Romania has been considering other member states for forming a regional division.

Therefore a final decision is still to be made.

Location/Venue of CFI

Bucharest has been proposed.


No information as yet.


No information as yet.

UP/UPC implementing legislation

No information as yet.

Other UP matters of interest

Romania signed the UPC Agreement's Protocol on provisional application (PPA) in September 2016.

*Information provided by Florina Firaru of NNDKP.