Reporting obligation for: Biennial National Report

Title Biennial National Report
Description Compulsory reports submitted by Parties on the use of the exceptions that are allowed under Art 9 of the Convention.
Legislative instrument title Bern Convention
Reporting dates and guidelines
National reporting coordinators
National reporting contacts
Reporting frequency Every 24 months
Next report due 31/12/2019
Date comments Approximately regular - every two years. 
Report to Bern Convention
Other clients using this reporting
Reporting guidelines Draft Revised Model Form for Biennial Reports  
Extra information Standing Committee Resolution No. 2 (1993) on the scope of Articles 8 and 9 of the Bern Convention resolved that national reports on exceptions made from the provisions of Articles 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 of the Convention shall cover only: 1) general exceptions; 2) individual exceptions if they are so numerous as to result in a generalised practice; 3) individual exceptions concerning more than ten individuals of a species; and 4) individual exceptions concerning individuals of endangered or vulnerable populations of species.
Principle repository  
Data used for
Type of information reported Compliance, State of the environment, Text report