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Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer,

Australian Treaty Series Number[1989] ATS 18
Done at Place and Date Montreal, 09/16/1987
Short TitleMontreal Protocol
Treaty Status (General) In Force
Treaty Status (Australia) In Force
Agreement Type Multilateral
Status List Site
Subject of Treaty ATMOSPHERE & OUTER SPACE Ozone Layer
Australian Signature for Multilaterals at Place and Date06/08/1988
Australian Implemention RequirementsOzone Protection (Hcfc, Hbfc And Methyl Bromide) Regulations (Amendment) (SR No. 136 Of 1994) OZONE PROTECTION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 (No. 124 of 1995) OZONE PROTECTION (LICENCE FEES-MANUFACTURE) ACT 1995 (No. 125 of 1995) OZONE PROTECTION (LICENCE FEES-IMPORTS) ACT 1995 (No. 126 of 1995) OZONE PROTECTION (PRODUCT CONTROL) REGULATIONS (REPEAL) 1995 No 385 Ozone Protection Amendment Act 1992 (No. 46 Of 1992) Environment, Sport and Territories Legislation Amendment for Act 1997 (No 118 of a 1997) Ozone Protection Amendment Act (No 36 of 1999)
Entry into Force Generally, Date and Conditions01/01/1989
Entry into Force for Australia, Date and Conditions08/17/1989
Treaty Acceptance
1. Action and Date Ratification, 05/19/1989
1. Done at and Date
2. Action and Date
Treaty Withdrawal
1. Action and Date
2. Action and Date
Registered with UN
Other Series Numbers and Reference to TextAct 1989/7; and 1995 No 124 (amended and adjusted to 25 Nov 1992) [SD4002], (Nairobi); [SD4318] (Vienna); [SD4514] (Montreal); [SD4727} (Beijing). UNTS 1552 p3, 1530 p511 (Australia incorrectly shown as Austria), 1598 p3, 1675 p574, 1734 p422; ILM 25 p1550, 30 p539, 32 p874,
Amendments to Treaty and NotesNew Annex done at Nairobi 19-21 June 1991, eif 27 May 1992, pursuant to Art 10.2(c) of Vienna Ozone Convention; Adjustments concerning controlled substances in Annexes, A, B, C and E, Vienna on 7 Dec 1995,
Last Updated08/01/2002