The Legal Framework for Arbitration in Armenia

General Information

  • UNCITRAL Model-Law based: Yes.
  • Legal Provisions: Law of the Republic of Armenia on Commercial Arbitration (Law No. HO-55-N, adopted on 25 December 2006).
  • Law of the Republic of Armenia on Arbitration Courts and Arbitration Procedures (Adopted on 5 May 1998)

Multilateral Conventions

  • New York Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 29 December 1997); reservations: reciprocity, commercial disputes.
  • European Convention: No.
  • ICSID Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 16 September 1992); reservations: none.
  • Energy Charter Treaty: Yes (ratification/accession: 18 December 1997); reservations: none.

Arbitral Institutions

Last updated November 2016