Updated 26 September 2012


Submission to the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf made on 6 September 2011



 Maritime Boundaries Act, 1977, Act No. 10 of 30 June 1977
 Exclusive Economic Zone (Designation of Area) Order 1991- Order No. 19 of 1991 made under the Maritime Boundaries Act 1977 (No. 10 of 1977)

Maritime boundary delimitation agreements
 and other material

with Barbados

 Exclusive Economic Zone Co-operation Treaty between the State of Barbados and the Republic of Guyana concerning the exercise of jurisdiction in their exclusive economic zones in the area of bilateral overlap within each of their outer limits and beyond the outer limits of the exclusive economic zones of other States (with annex and figure), 2 December 2003 (entry into force: 5 May 2004; registration #: 40555; registration date: 2 September 2004; link to UNTS) (see also Law of the Sea Bulletin No. 55, p. 36)

Other relevant documents

Guyana - Suriname

 Award of the Arbitral Tribunal constituted pursuant to Article 287, and in accordance with Annex VII, of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea in the Matter of an Arbitration Between Guyana and Suriname


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