Agreement on the Conservation of Albatrosses and Petrels

Parties To ACAP

Thirteen countries (known as Parties to the Agreement) have joined the Agreement on the Conservation of Albatrosses and Petrels. Uruguay is the latest country to have joined ACAP, depositing its Instrument of Ratification on 9 October 2008, and becoming a Party on 1 January 2009.

Uruguay joins the other Parties to the Agreement which are: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Chile, France, Ecuador, New Zealand, Norway, Peru, South Africa, Spain and the United Kingdom.

The table below lists the Parties to ACAP, and shows their dates of signature, of ratification or of accession and of entry into force.

Depositary: Australian Government (Canberra, 19 June 2001)

Entry into force generally: 1 February 2004

Parties to the Agreement

Date of Signature
(subject to ratification)

Ratification
Accession (a)
Acceptance (A)

Date of entry into
force for Parties

Argentina

19 January 2004

29 August 2006

01 November 2006

Australia

19 June 2001

04 October 2001

01 February 2004

Brasil

19 June 2001

03 September 2008

01 December 2008

Chile

19 June 2001

13 September 2005

01 December 2005

Ecuador

18 Feb 2003

18 February 2003

01 February 2004

France

19 June 2001

28 June 2005 (A)

01 September 2005

New Zealand

19 June 2001

01 November 2001

01 February 2004

Norway

N/A

05 March 2007 (a)

01 June 2007

Peru

19 June 2001

17 May 2005

01 August 2005

South Africa

06 November 2003

06 November 2003

01 February 2004

Spain

30 April 2002

12 August 2003

01 February 2004

United Kingdom

19 June 2001

02 April 2004

01 July 2004

Uruguay

 

N/A

 

09 October 2008 (a)

 

01 January 2009

 

 

Parties to the Agreement

Date of Signature
(subject to ratification)

Ratification
Accession (a)
Acceptance (A)
Definitive signature (ds)

Date of entry into
force for parties

Argentina

19 January 2004

29 August 2006

01 November 2006

Australia

19 June 2001

04 October 2001

01 February 2004

Brasil

19 June 2001

03 September 2008

01 December 2008

Chile

19 June 2001

13 September 2005

01 December 2005

Ecuador

18 Feb 2003

18 February 2003

01 February 2004

France

19 June 2001

28 June 2005 (A)

01 September 2005

New Zealand

19 June 2001

01 November 2001

01 February 2004

Norway

N/A

05 March 2007 (a)

01 June 2007

Peru

19 June 2001

17 May 2005

01 August 2005

South Africa

06 November 2003

06 November 2003

01 February 2004

Spain

30 April 2002

12 August 2003

01 February 2004

United Kingdom

19 June 2001

02 April 2004

01 July 2004

Uruguay

N/A

09 October 2008 (a)

01 January 2009

 

 

 

 

 

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