The Legal Framework for Arbitration in Finland

General Information

  • UNCITRAL Model-Law based: No.
  • Legal Provisions: Finnish Arbitration Act (967/1992, as amended), into force since 1 December 1992.

Multilateral Conventions

  • New York Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 19 January 1962); reservations: none.
  • European Convention: No (signed but not yet ratified).
  • ICSID Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 9 January 1969); reservations: none.
  • Energy Charter Treaty: Yes (ratification/accession: 11 July 1997); reservations: none.

Arbitral Institutions

Last updated November 2016