The Force Posture Agreement between the Government of Australia and the Government of the United States of America

Australian Treaty Series Number[2015] ATS 1
Not In Force Series Number[2014] ATNIF 24
Done at Place and Date Sydney, 08/12/2014
Short TitleForce Posture Agreement
Treaty Status (Australia) In Force
Agreement Type Bilateral
Country (Bilateral) United States of America
Subject of Treaty DEFENCE & SECURITY
Tabling Dates (Reps)08/26/2014
Tabling Dates (Senate)08/26/2014
National Interest Analysis (NIA) Number and DateGo to Text
Regulation Impact Statement Not Required
JSCOT Report NumberNot applicable  
Entry into Force for Australia, Date and Conditions03/31/2015, changes to Australian Income Tax Act and Visiting Defence Forces Regulations received Royal Assent on 12/12/14 as advised by Defence (required prior to exchange of notes). Under Article XXI (1) Agreement enters into force on the date the Parties exchange diplomatic Notes confirming that each Party has completed its domestic requirements to give effect to the Agreement. Diplomatic Notes exchanged by Defence in Canberra on 31 March 2015.
Treaty Acceptance
1. Action and Date
2. Action and Date
Treaty Withdrawal
1. Action and Date
2. Action and Date
Registered with UN, Australia
Other Series Numbers and Reference to Text
Amendments to Treaty and Notes
Last Updated04/01/2015