The Legal Framework for Arbitration in Belarus

General Information

  • UNCITRAL Model-Law based: Yes.
  • Legal Provisions: The 2011 Law on Arbitration Courts (No. 301-Z of 18 July 2011); the 1998 Code of Commercial Procedure.

Multilateral Conventions

  • New York Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 15 November 1960); reservations: reciprocity.
  • European Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 14 October 1963); reservations: none.
  • ICSID Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 10 July 1992); reservations: none.
  • Energy Charter Treaty: No (signed 17 December 1994, not yet ratified – provisional application); reservations: none.

Arbitral Institutions

Last updated November 2016