Assistance in Obtaining Accommodation
Professor Eileen Denza
- Diplomatic missions — Diplomatic immunity — Diplomatic privileges — Territory, acquisition and transfer — Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties
1. The receiving State shall either facilitate the acquisition on its territory, in accordance with its laws, by the sending State of premises necessary for its mission or assist the latter in obtaining accommodation in some other way. 2. It shall also, where necessary, assist missions in obtaining suitable accommodation for their members. The first statement of a specific duty on the part of the receiving State to ensure that a diplomatic mission was not barred from acquiring premises adequate for its purposes in the receiving State was in Article 2 of the 1932...