This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations come into force on 1 July 2013, the date that the Cultural Property (Protection in Armed Conflict) Act 2012 comes into force. They set out the form of the distinctive Convention emblem. The Convention emblem refers to the distinctive emblem of the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict, done at The Hague on 14 May 1954, together with any design so closely resembling it as to be capable of being mistaken for it.
The Schedule illustrates the form of the distinctive emblem of the Convention for ease of reference.
Date of notification in Gazette: 23 May 2013.
These regulations are administered by the Ministry for Culture and Heritage.