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Treaty citations in AGLC4

For information on how to cite treaties, please refer to:

QUT referencing guide containing examples of how to reference different format types within AGLC4

Download the full version of the AGLC4 from the University of Melbourne website


Key elements of a treaty citation

The key elements of a treaty citation are:

  • Treaty Title
  • Parties' Names (NB: this element is not required for multilateral treaties with more than three signatories)
  • Date Opened for Signature or Signed
  • Treaty Series
  • Date of Entry into Force 
  • Pinpoint

Melbourne University Law Review Association, Australian Guide to Legal Citation (4th ed, 2018) 133.

Subjects: Law
Tags: international law, public international law, treaties, treaty