DECLARATIONS

LODGED BY THE REPUBLIC OF SENEGAL UNDER THE CAPE TOWN CONVENTION AT THE TIME OF THE DEPOSIT OF ITS INSTRUMENT OF RATIFICATION *

 

 

(i) Form No. 1 (Specific declaration under Article 39(1)(a))

 

The Republic of Senegal declares that the following categories of non-consensual right or interest;

 

(a) liens in favour of employees for unpaid wages arising since the time of a declared default by an employer under a contract to finance or lease an object;

 

(b) liens in favour of repairers to the extent of service or services performed on and value added to that object –

 

have priority under its law over an interest in an object equivalent to that of the holder of a registered international interest and shall have priority over a registered international interest, whether in or outside insolvency proceedings.

 

 

(ii) Form No. 4 (General declaration under Article 39(1)(b))

 

The Republic of Senegal declares that nothing in the Convention shall affect its right or that of any entity of that State, any intergovernmental Organisation or other private provider of public services to arrest or detain an object under its laws for payment of amounts owed to any such entity, Organisation or provider directly relating to the services provided by it in respect of that object or another object. 

 

 

(iii) Form No. 6 (Declaration under Article 40)

 

The Republic of Senegal declares that the following non-consensual rights or interests:

 

(a) rights of a person obtaining a court order permitting attachment of an aircraft object in partial or full satisfaction of a legal judgment, and

 

(b) liens or other rights of a state entity relating to taxes or other unpaid charges 

 

shall be registrable under the Convention as regards any category of object as if the right or interest were an international interest and shall be regulated accordingly.

 

 

(iv) Form No. 10 (General declaration under Article 52)

 

The Republic of Senegal declares that the Convention is to apply to all its territorial units. 

 

 

(v) Form No. 11 (Declaration under Article 53) 

 

The Republic of Senegal declares that the Senegalese courts are the relevant courts for the purposes of Article 1 and Chapter XII of the Convention. 

 

 

(vi) Form No. 13 (Mandatory declaration under Article 54(2)) 

 

The Republic of Senegal declares that the remedies available to the creditor under the Convention may be exercised without leave of the court except for the remedies which are expressed under the Convention to require application to the court. 

 

 

* The original version of these declarations was submitted in French. This official version of the declarations is a translation prepared by the UNIDROIT Secretariat.

 

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Declarations lodged by the Republic of Senegal under the Aircraft Protocol

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