List of Contracting Parties

having accepted the Amendment to Article XXI of the Convention

adopted at Gaborone (Botswana), on 30 April 1983

(in order of entry into force)

100 Parties as of 8 July 2015

Note: See Article XVII of the Convention and Resolution Conf. 4.27 regarding
the entry into force of an amendment to the Convention

Order Order of entry
ISO Two-letter ISO country code
Region CITES region
  –- 1 = Africa
  –- 2 = Asia
  –- 3 = Central and South America and the Caribbean
  –- 4 = Europe
  –- 5 = North America
  –- 6 = Oceania
   
Date Date of deposit of instrument of acceptance

Order State ISO Region Date

States Parties on 30/04/1983

1
Monaco MC
4
24/08/1983
2
Seychelles SC
1
15/09/1983
3
Norway NO
4
15/02/1984
4
Togo TG
1
24/02/1984
5
Uruguay UY
3
21/12/1984
6
Austria AT
4
21/01/1985
7
Germany DE
4
20/03/1985
8
Chile CL
3
06/09/1985
9
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland GB
4
13/12/1985
10
Italy IT
4
23/01/1986
11
Brazil BR
3
05/02/1986
12
France FR
4
16/09/1986
13
Zimbabwe ZW
1
08/02/1988
14
Belize BZ
3
14/03/1988
15
Senegal SN
1
28/03/1988
16
Philippines PH
2
17/05/1988
17
China CN
2
07/07/1988
18
Mauritius MU
1
21/07/1988
19
Sri Lanka LK
2
07/11/1988
20
Denmark DK
4
10/01/1989
21
India IN
2
11/01/1989
22
Finland FI
4
27/06/1989
23
Rwanda RW
1
30/08/1989
24
Botswana BW
1
04/09/1989
25
Morocco MA
1
07/08/1990
26
Malawi MW
1
17/08/1990
27
Argentina AR
3
19/12/1990
28
Australia AU
6
13/11/1991
29
Portugal PT
4
05/03/1992
30
Sweden SE
4
11/03/1993
31
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) BO
3
26/04/1993
32
Cyprus CY
4
29/11/1993
33
Switzerland CH
4
22/11/1994
34
Canada CA
5
01/02/1999
35
Saint Lucia LC
3
09/02/1999
36
Peru PE
3
20/05/1999
37
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) VE
3
11/06/1999
38
Ghana GH
1
16/12/1999
39
Liechtenstein LI
4
21/12/2000
40
Paraguay PY
3
22/02/2001
41
Niger NE
1
07/06/2002
42
Kenya KE
1
04/11/2002
43
Egypt EG
1
17/07/2003
44
United Republic of Tanzania TZ
1
09/12/2004
45
Colombia CO
3
22/09/2006
46
Madagascar MG
1
09/10/2006
47
Guyana GY
3
05/07/2007
48
Panama PA
3
23/05/2011
49
Israel IL
4
16/09/2011
50
Guatemala GT
3
25/01/2012
51
Nicaragua NI
3
20/09/2012
52
Cameroon CM
1
12/12/2012
53
Ecuador EC
3
21/02/2013
54
Costa Rica CR
3
30/09/2013

States not Parties on 30/04/1983

1
Trinidad and Tobago TT
3
17/05/1984
2
Netherlands NL
4
12/02/1985
3
Belgium BE
4
30/07/1985
4
Luxembourg LU
4
29/08/1989
5
Spain ES
4
29/01/1991
6
Uganda UG
1
13/03/1992
7
Burkina Faso BF
1
09/04/1992
8
Brunei Darussalam BN
2
18/06/1992
9
Slovakia SK
4
02/03/1993
10
Barbados BB
3
07/06/1993
11
Saint Kitts and Nevis KN
3
30/05/1994
12
Eritrea ER
1
24/10/1994
13
Antigua and Barbuda AG
3
08/07/1997
14
Mali ML
1
04/08/1997
15
New Zealand NZ
6
04/08/1997
16
Fiji FJ
6
30/09/1997
17
Uzbekistan UZ
2
29/01/1998
18
Grenada GD
3
30/08/1999
19
Iceland IS
4
03/01/2000
20
Slovenia SI
4
24/01/2000
21
Congo CG
1
07/02/2000
22
Croatia HR
4
14/03/2000
23
Estonia EE
4
14/04/2000
24
Ireland IE
4
08/01/2002
25
Bhutan BT
2
15/08/2002
26
Greece GR
4
24/09/2002
27
Republic of Korea KR
2
21/07/2003
28
Palau PW
6
16/04/2004
29
Lithuania LT
4
25/05/2004
30
Czech Republic CZ
4
05/08/2004
31
Samoa WS
6
09/11/2004
32
Hungary HU
4
19/04/2005
33
Poland PL
4
13/06/2005
34
Cape Verde CV
1
10/08/2005
35
Latvia LV
4
19/08/2005
36
Solomon Islands SB
6
26/03/2007
37
Romania RO
4
22/08/2007
38
Moldova MD
4
28/11/2008
39
Mexico MX
5
06/05/2009
40
Bulgaria BG
4
17/05/2010
41
El Salvador SV
3
18/09/2012
42
Maldives MV
2
12/12/2012
43
Honduras HN
3
15/02/2013
44 Iraq IQ 2 05/02/2014
45 Malta MT 4 09/04/2014
46 European Union EU 4 09/04/2015