The Legal Framework for Arbitration in Greece

General Information

  • UNCITRAL Model-Law based: Yes.
  • Legal Provisions: Domestic arbitration: articles 867-903 of the Code of Civil Procedure, enacted by Law No. 503/1985. International commercial arbitration: Law No. 2735/1999 of 21 June 1985.

Multilateral Conventions

  • New York Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 16 July 1962); reservations: reciprocity, commercial disputes.
  • European Convention: No.
  • ICSID Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 21 April 1969); reservations: none.
  • Energy Charter Treaty: Yes (ratification/accession: 16 July 1997); reservations: none.

Arbitral Institutions

Last updated December 2016