The Legal Framework for Arbitration in Republic of Macedonia

General Information

  • UNCITRAL Model-Law based: Yes.
  • Legal Provisions: Law on International Commercial Arbitration of the Republic of Macedonia (Official Gazette Number 39/06; 3 March 2006).

Multilateral Conventions

  • New York Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 10 March 1994); reservations: only commercial disputes; only applicable to awards adopted after the entry into effect of the Convention, on 16 September 2009, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia withdrew the reciprocity reservation.
  • European Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 10 March 1994); reservations: none.
  • ICSID Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 27 October 1998); reservations: none.
  • Energy Charter Treaty: Yes (ratification/accession: 26 March 1998); reservations: none.

Arbitral Institutions

  • Permanent Court of Arbitration attached to the Economic Chamber of Macedonia

Last updated July 2017