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Agreement concerning the Adoption of Uniform Technical Prescriptions for Wheeled Vehicles, Equipment and Parts which can be fitted and/or be used on Wheeled Vehicles and the Conditions for Reciprocal Recognition of Approvals Granted on the Basis of These Prescriptions
Geneva, 20 March 1958
Entry into force:20 June 1959, in accordance with article 7.
Registration: 20 June 1959, No. 4789.
Status: Signatories: 4, Parties: 51.
Text: United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 335, p. 211; vol. 516, p. 378 (procès-verbal of rectification of the authentic English and French texts of paragraph 8 of article 1 of the Agreement); vol. 609, p. 290 (amendment to article 1, paragraph 1), and vol. 1059, p. 404 (procès-verbal of rectification of the authentic French text of article 12, paragraph 2 established by the Secretary-General on 29 November 1977); C.N.351.1994.TREATIES-50 of 16 January 1995 (Amendments proposed by France) and C.N.233.1995.TREATIES-52 of 30 August 1995 (Acceptance of Amendments) in vol. 1891, p. 381.
   
*As a result of the entry into force (on 16 October 1995) of the amendments adopted by the Inland Transport Committee of the Economic Commission for Europe at its one-hundred-and-third session on 18 August 1994, the title "Agreement concerning the Adoption of Uniform Conditions of Approval and Reciprocal Recognition of Approval for Motor Vehicle Equipment and Parts, done at Geneva on 20 March 1958" was modified accordingly.
Participant
Signature  
Definitive signature (s), Ratification, Accession (a), Succession (d) 
Albania 6 Sep 2011 a
Australia 
25 Feb 2000 a 
Austria 
12 Mar 1971 a 
Azerbaijan 
15 Apr 2002 a 
Belarus 
3 May 1995 a 
Belgium 
7 Jul 1959 a 
Bosnia and Herzegovina
12 Jan 1994 d 
Bulgaria 
22 Nov 1999 a 
Croatia
17 Mar 1994 d 
Czech Republic
2 Jun 1993 d 
Denmark
21 Oct 1976 a 
Egypt 5 Dec 2012 a
Estonia 
2 Mar 1995 a 
European Community
23 Jan 1998 a 
Finland 
19 Jul 1976 a 
France 
26 Jun 1958 s 
Georgia 26 Mar 2015 a
Germany
19 Jun 1958 
29 Nov 1965 
Greece 
6 Oct 1992 a 
Hungary 
30 Jun 1958 
3 May 1960 
Italy 
28 Mar 1958 
25 Feb 1963 
Japan 
25 Sep 1998 a 
Kazakhstan 
9 Nov 2010 a 
Latvia 
19 Nov 1998 a 
Lithuania 
28 Jan 2002 a 
Luxembourg 
13 Oct 1971 a 
Malaysia 
3 Feb 2006 a 
Montenegro
23 Oct 2006 d 
Netherlands 
30 Mar 1958 
30 Jun 1960 
New Zealand
27 Nov 2001 a 
Norway 
3 Feb 1975 a 
Poland 
12 Jan 1979 a 
Portugal 
29 Jan 1980 a 
Republic of Korea 
1 Nov 2004 a 
Republic of Moldova 21 Sep 2016 a
Romania 
23 Dec 1976 a 
Russian Federation 
19 Dec 1986 a 
San Marino 27 Nov 2015 a
Serbia
12 Mar 2001 d 
Slovakia
28 May 1993 d 
Slovenia
3 Nov 1992 d 
South Africa 
18 Apr 2001 a 
Spain 
11 Aug 1961 a 
Sweden
21 Apr 1959 a 
Switzerland 
29 Jun 1973 a 
Thailand 
2 Mar 2006 a 
The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
1 Apr 1998 d 
Tunisia 
2 Nov 2007 a 
Turkey 
29 Dec 1995 a 
Ukraine 
1 May 2000 a 
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 
15 Jan 1963 a 

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