International Art and Heritage Law > Luxembourg

Luxembourg

Luxembourg Cultural Heritage legislation as at July 2010

 

State party to international instruments

1954 Hague Convention

1954 Hague Protocol

1999 Hague Protocol

29 September 1961

29 September 1961

30 June 2005

1970 Unesco Convention

1995 UNIDROIT Convention

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1972 World Heritage Convention

28 September 1983

2001 Underwater Heritage Convention

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2003 Intangible Heritage Convention

31 January 2006

2005 Diversity of Cultural Expressions Convention

18 December 2006

 

State party to regional instruments

European Cultural Convention

30 July 1956

European Convention for the Protection of the  Architectural Heritage

Signed on 3 October 1985

European Convention on Offences Relating to Cultural Property

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European Convention for the Protection of the  Archaeological Heritage (revised)

Signed on 16 January 1992

European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages

22 June 2005

Framework Convention for the Protection of National  Minorities

Signed on 20 July 1995

European Landscape Convention

20 September 2006

European Convention for the Protection of the  Audiovisual Heritage

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Framework Convention on the Value of Cultural Heritage for  Society

Signed on 31 January 2006

 

Constitutional provisions

Constitution of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg 1968, Art.107

 

National legislation

Loi modifiée du 30 juillet 1999, concernant le statut de l´artiste professionnel indépendant et l´intermittent du spectacle, ainsi la promotion de la création artistique (original language)

Règlement grand-ducal du 6 novembre 2009 relatif au dépôt legal (original language)

Loi No.62 du 18 juillet 1983 concernant la conservation et la protection des sites et monuments nationaux (original language)

Règlement grand-ducal du 4 juin 1984 concernant la conservation et la protection des sites et monuments nationaux (original language), Source: UNESCO

Loi no.141 du 19 juillet 2004 concernant l'aménagement communal et le développement urbain (as amended by Law of 19 July 2005) (original language)

Loi du 25 juin 2004 portant réorganisation des instituts culturels de l'Etat (original language)

 

Other useful links

Ministry of Culture, Legislation 

 

Contact

Ministry of Culture

Website: http://www.mcesr.public.lu/ministere/la_ministre/index.html

Email: [email protected]

 

Page last updated on 01 August 2015