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Legal instruments in the field of transport

Agreement on the International Carriage of Perishable Foodstuffs and on the Special Equipment to be Used for such Carriage (ATP)
Geneva, 1 September 1970

Entry into force:

21 November 1976, in accordance with article 11 (1).

Registration:

21 November 1976, No. 15121.

Status:

Signatories: 7, Parties: 48.

Text:

United Nations,  Treaty Series , vol. 1028, p. 121; depositary notifications C.N.343.1980.TREATIES-8 of 4 December 1980, C.N.211.1982.TREATIES-6 of 30 September 1982 and C.N.292.1982. TREATIES-9 of 20 December 1982 (addendum), vol. 1347, p. 342, C.N.243.1985.TREATIES-4 of 18 October 1985, C.N.280.1985.TREATIES-5 of 11 November 1985; C.N.54.1986.TREATIES-2 of 7 April 1986 (corrigendum), C.N.286.1985. TREATIES-6 of 12 November 1985; C.N.155. 1986.TREATIES-5 of 26 August 1986 (addendum); C.N.199.1987.TREATIES-5 of 5 October 1987 and C.N.266.1987.TREATIES-6 of 14 December 1987 (addendum), C.N.59.1988.TREATIES-1 of 6 May 1988 (addendum); C.N.305.1980.TREATIES-6 of 10 November 1980; C.N.185.1984. TREATIES-4 of 21 August 1984 (amendments to annex 3); C.N.123.1989.TREATIES-2 of 27 June 1989 (amendments to annex 2); C.N.165.1989. TREATIES-3 of 14 August 1989, C.N.229.1989. TREATIES-4 of 29 September 1989; C.N.9.1990.TREATIES-1 of 12 March 1990 and C.N.319.1990.TREATIES-7 of 15 March 1990 (corrigendum); C.N.190.1991.TREATIES-2 of 18 October 1991 and C.N.85.1992.TREATIES-2 of 15 June 1992 (amendments to annex 1); C.N.450.1993.TREATIES-3 of 30 December 1993 (amendments to annex 1); C.N.397.1994.TREATIES-4 of 24 February 1995 (amendments to article 18 and annex 1); C.N.414.1994.TREATIES-6 of 13 February 1995 (amendments to annexes 2 and 3)2 C.N.71.1996.TREATIES-1 of 13 May 1996 (transmission of annex 2, appendix 2); C.N.416.1994.TREATIES-7 of 22 February 1995 (amendments to annex 1)  and C.N.309.1997.TREATIES-2 of 30 July 1997 (amendments to articles 5 and 10 (1) ); C.N.919.1998.TREATIES-6 of 27 July 1998 (proposal of amendments to article 18 and to annex 1, appendix 4); C.N.1241.1999.TREATIES-5 of 7 February 2000 (Notification under article 18 (2) (b) of the Agreement);C.N.55.2000.TREATIES-1 of 7 February 2000 (Notification under article 18 (2) (b) of the Agreement); C.N.83.2000.TREATIES-3 of 16 February 2000 (Objection and notification under article 18 (2) (b) of the Agreement:  Germany); C.N.1001.2000.TREATIES-4 of 27 October 2000 (adoption of amendments to annex 1, appendix 4); C.N.70.2000.TREATIES-2 of 11 February 2000 (Proposal of amendments to Annex 1, Appendix 4) and C.N.563.2000.TREATIES-3 of 15 August 2000 (adoption of amendments to annex 1, appendix 4); C.N.63.2001.TREATIES-1 of 15 February 2001 (proposal of amendments to annex 1, appendices 2 and 3) and C.N.651.2002.TREATIES-2 of 20 June 2002 (acceptance); C.N.106.2002.TREATIES-1 of 7 February 2002 (Proposal of amendments to annex 1, appendix 1), C.N.703.2002.TREATIES-2 of 1 July 2002 (Germany: notification under article 18 (2) (b) of the Agreement and C.N.363.2003.TREATIES-4 of 7 May 2003 (acceptance)3 C.N.228.2003.TREATIES-2 of 12 March 2003 et doc. TRANS/WP.11/206 (Proposal of amendments to annexes 1 and 3), C.N.663.2003.TREATIES 6 of 27 June 2003 [Germany: Notification under article 18(2)(b) of the Agreement)]4 and C.N.616.2004.TREATIES-1 of 15 June 2004 (Acceptance of amendments to Annexes 1 and 3); C.N. 1535.2003.TREATIES-7 of 19 December 2003 (Proposal of amendments to Annex 1, Appendix 2) and C.N.646.2004.TREATIES-1 of 21 June 2004 (Acceptance of amendments to Annex 1, Appendix 2); C.N.500.2005.TREATIES-3 of 27 June 2005 (Proposal of amendments to Annex 1, Appendix 1); C.N.481.2005.TREATIES-2 of 13 July 2005 and doc.TRANS/WP.11/2005/2 (amendments to Annex 1); C.N.261.2006.TREATIES-1 of 29 March 2006 and re-issued on 5 April 2006 (Proposal of amendments to Article 2 and Annexes 1 and 2 ) and C.N.673.2006.TREATIES-2 of 29 August 2006 (Germany: Objection to theproposal of amendments to article 2 and Annexes 1 and 2); C.N.525.2007.TREATIES-2 of 1 May 2007 (Proposal of amendments to the ATP) and C.N.1065.2007.TREATIES-5 of 8 November 2007 (Germany: Objection to the proposal of amendments to the Agreement)5 C.N.138.2008.TREATIES-1 of 6 March 2008 (Proposal of amendments to the ATP) and C.N.610.2008.TREATIES-3 of 27 August 2008 (Germany: Notification under article 18 (2) of the Agreement); C.N.357.2009.TREATIES-2 of 11 June 2009 (Acceptance of the amendments to theATP); C.N.191.2009.TREATIES-1 of 2 April 2009 (Proposal of amendments to Annex I of the ATP) and C.N.674.2009.TREATIES-4 of 29 September 2009 (Germany: Communication pursuant to article 18 (2) of the Agreement); C.N.522.2009.TREATIES-3 of 26 August 2009 (Proposal of corrections to the proposed amendments to Annex I of the ATP) and C.N.853.2009.TREATIES-5 of 1 December 2009 (Corrections to the proposed amendments to Annex I of the ATP); C.N.181.2010.TREATIES-1 of 22 March 2010 (Proposal of correction to Annex 1, Appendix 2 of the Agreement); C.N.398.2010.TREATIES.2 of 23 June 2010 (Correction to Annex 1, Appendix 2 of the Agreement); C.N.430.2010.TREATIES-3 of 12 July 2010 (Acceptance of Amendments to the Agreement); C.N.572.2010.TREATIES-4 of 20 September 2010 (Proposal of correction to Annex 1, Appendix 2 of the Agreement) and C.N.777.2010.TREATIES-5 of 21 December 2010 (Correction to Annex 1, Appendix 2 of the Agreement); C.N.67.2011.TREATIES-1 of 11 February 2011 (Proposal of amendments to the Annexes to the ATP), C.N.493.2011.TREATIES-2 of 27 July 2011, (Germany: Communication pursuant to article 18 (2) of the Agreement) and C.N.260.2012.TREATIES-XI.B.22 (Acceptance of amendments to the Agreement); C.N.759.2011.TREATIES-3 of 28 November 2011 (Proposal of corrections to article 2 and Annex 1, Appendix 3A of the Agreement) and C.N.92.2012.TREATIES-1 of 27 February 2012 (Corrections to article 2 and Annex 1, Appendix 3A of the Agreement); C.N.807.2011.TREATIES-8 of 23 December 2011 (Proposal of amendments to Annex I to the ATP)6, C.N.274.2012.TREATIES-2 of 22 May 2012 (Germany: notification under article 18 (2) (b) of the Agreement); C.N.601.2012.TREATIES-3 (Kyrgyzstan: Accession, 22 October 2012); C.N.734.2012.TREATIES-XI.B.22 (Turkey: Accession, 21 December 2012); C.N.127.2013.TREATIES-XI.B.22 (Proposal of correction to Annex 1, Appendix 2, paragraph 2.2.4 (b) of the ATP, 4 February 2013); C.N.142.2013.TREATIES-XI.B.22 (Proposal of amendments to the annexes to the ATP, 13 February 2013); C.N.203.2013.TREATIES-XI.B.22 (Acceptance of amendments to Annex 1 of the ATP, 23 March 2013); C.N.262.2013.TREATIES-XI.B.22 (Germany: Communication pursuant to Article 18 (2) (b) of the Agreement, 30 April 2013); C.N.267.2013.TREATIES-XI.B.22 (Correction to Annex 1, Appendix 2, paragraph 2.2.4 (b) of the ATP, 15 May 2013); C.N.1049.2013.TREATIES-XI.B.22 (Proposal of amendments to the annexes to the ATP, 31 December 2013); C.N.1.2014.TREATIES-XI.B.22 (Proposal of corrections to annex 1, appendices 2 and 3 of the ATP, 2 January 2014); C.N.129.2014.TREATIES-XI.B.22 (Germany: Communication pursuant to Article 18 (2) (b) of the Agreement, 3 April 2014); C.N.208.2014.TREATIES-XI.B.22 (Corrections to Annex 1, Appendices 2 and 3 of the ATP, 15 April 2014); C.N.254.2013.TREATIES-XI.B.22 (Acceptance of amendments to ATP, 16 May 2014).

 

 

 

Participant

Signature  

Definitive signature (s), Ratification, Accession (a), Succession (d) 

Albania 

26 Jan 2005 a 

Andorra

14 July 2008 a

Austria 

28 May 1971 

1 Mar 1977 

Azerbaijan 

8 May 2000 a 

Belarus 

3 Aug 2001 a 

Belgium 

1 Oct 1979 a 

Bosnia and Herzegovina

12 Jan 1994 d 

Bulgaria 

26 Jan 1978 a 

Croatia

3 Aug 1992 d 

Czech Republic

2 Jun 1993 d 

Denmark 

22 Nov 1976 a 

Estonia 

6 Feb 1998 a 

Finland 

15 May 1980 a 

France

1 Mar 1971 s 

Georgia 

30 Nov 1998 a 

Germany

4 Feb 1971 

8 Oct 1974 

Greece 

1 Apr 1992 a 

Hungary 

4 Dec 1987 a 

Ireland 

22 Mar 1988 a 

Italy 

28 May 1971 

30 Sep 1977 

Kazakhstan 

17 Jul 1995 a 

Kyrgyzstan

22 Oct 2012 a

Latvia 

6 Feb 2003 a 

Lithuania 

28 Apr 2000 a 

Luxembourg 

25 May 1971 

9 May 1978 

Moldova 

11 Sep 2007 a 

Monaco 

24 Oct 2001 a 

Montenegro

23 Oct 2006 d 

Morocco 

5 Mar 1981 a 

Netherlands

28 May 1971 

30 Nov 1978 

Norway 

14 Jul 1979 a 

Poland 

5 May 1983 a 

Portugal 

28 May 1971 

15 Aug 1988 

Romania 

22 Apr 1999 a 

Russian Federation 

10 Sep 1971 a 

Serbia

12 Mar 2001 d 

Slovakia

28 May 1993 d 

Slovenia

6 Aug 1993 d 

Spain 

24 Apr 1972 a 

Sweden 

13 Dec 1978 a 

Switzerland 

28 May 1971 

Tajikistan

28 Dec 2011 a

The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

20 Dec 1999 d 

Tunisia 

3 Apr 2007 a 

Turkey

21 Dec 2012 a

Ukraine 

25 Jul 2007 a 

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 

5 Oct 1979 a 

United States of America 

20 Jan 1983 a 

Uzbekistan 

11 Jan 1999 a 

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