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Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal

Treaty data

Treaty number
003765
Date of conclusion
22-03-1989
Place of conclusion
Bazel
Provisional application
Entry into force
05-05-1992
Retroactive effect
Termination
Treaty Series
1990, 12
1993, 72
1994, 253
1996, 81
1999, 105
2003, 168
2005, 45
2006, 12
2010, 89
2014, 156
2019, 143
2020, 15
2020, 64
Parliamentary paper
21598 (R1395)
Consolidated text
0002081

Kingdom of the Netherlands

Provisional application Entry into force Retroactive effect Termination
Netherlands
(in Europe)
15-07-1993
Netherlands
(Bonaire)
Netherlands
(Sint Eustatius)
Netherlands
(Saba)
Aruba
Curaçao
Sint Maarten

Parties

Parties with a link have a reservation.

Party Signature Provisional application Ratification

S=Signature without reservation or requirement of ratification
R=Ratification, Acceptance, Approval or Notification
A=Accession
Su=Succession
NK=Not Known

Entry into force Renunciation Termination
Afghanistan 22-03-1989 25-03-2013 (R) 23-06-2013
Albania 29-06-1999 (A) 27-09-1999
Algeria 15-09-1998 (A) 14-12-1998
Andorra 23-07-1999 (A) 21-10-1999
Angola 06-02-2017 (A) 07-05-2017
Antigua and Barbuda 05-04-1993 (A) 04-07-1993
Argentina 28-06-1989 27-06-1991 (R) 05-05-1992
Armenia 01-10-1999 (A) 30-12-1999
Australia 05-02-1992 (A) 05-05-1992
Austria 19-03-1990 12-01-1993 (R) 12-04-1993
Azerbaijan 01-06-2001 (A) 30-08-2001
Bahamas 12-08-1992 (A) 10-11-1992
Bahrain 22-03-1989 15-10-1992 (R) 13-01-1993
Bangladesh 01-04-1993 (A) 30-06-1993
Barbados 24-08-1995 (A) 22-11-1995
Belarus 10-12-1999 (A) 09-03-2000
Belgium 22-03-1989 01-11-1993 (R) 30-01-1994
Belize 23-05-1997 (A) 21-08-1997
Benin 04-12-1997 (A) 04-03-1998
Bhutan 26-08-2002 (A) 24-11-2002
Bolivia 22-03-1989 15-11-1996 (R) 13-02-1997
Bosnia and Herzegovina 16-03-2001 (A) 14-06-2001
Botswana 20-05-1998 (A) 18-08-1998
Brazil 01-10-1992 (A) 30-12-1992
Brunei 16-12-2002 (A) 16-03-2003
Bulgaria 16-02-1996 (A) 16-05-1996
Burkina Faso 04-11-1999 (A) 02-02-2000
Burundi 06-01-1997 (A) 06-04-1997
Cambodia 02-03-2001 (A) 31-05-2001
Cameroon 09-02-2001 (A) 10-05-2001
Canada 22-03-1989 28-08-1992 (R) 26-11-1992
Cape Verde 02-07-1999 (A) 30-09-1999
Central African Republic 24-02-2006 (A) 25-05-2006
Chad 10-03-2004 (A) 08-06-2004
Chile 31-01-1990 11-08-1992 (R) 09-11-1992
China 22-03-1990 17-12-1991 (R) 05-05-1992
Colombia 22-03-1989 31-12-1996 (R) 31-03-1997
Comoros 31-10-1994 (A) 29-01-1995
Cook Islands 29-06-2004 (A) 27-09-2004
Costa Rica 07-03-1995 (A) 05-06-1995
Côte d'Ivoire 01-12-1994 (A) 01-03-1995
Croatia 09-05-1994 (A) 07-08-1994
Cuba 03-10-1994 (A) 01-01-1995
Cyprus 22-03-1989 17-09-1992 (R) 16-12-1992
Czech Republic 30-09-1993 (Su) 01-01-1993
Czechoslovakia (<01-01-1993) 24-07-1991 (A) 05-05-1992
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 10-07-2008 (A) 08-10-2008
Democratic Republic of the Congo 06-10-1994 (A) 04-01-1995
Denmark 22-03-1989 06-02-1994 (R) 07-05-1994
Djibouti 31-05-2002 (A) 29-08-2002
Dominica 05-05-1998 (A) 03-08-1998
Dominican Republic 10-07-2000 (A) 08-10-2000
Ecuador 22-03-1989 23-02-1993 (R) 24-05-1993
Egypt 08-01-1993 (A) 08-04-1993
El Salvador 22-03-1990 13-12-1991 (R) 05-05-1992
Equatorial Guinea 07-02-2003 (A) 08-05-2003
Eritrea 10-03-2005 (A) 08-06-2005
Estonia 21-07-1992 (A) 19-10-1992
Eswatini 08-08-2005 (A) 06-11-2005
Ethiopia 12-04-2000 (A) 11-07-2000
EU (European Union) 22-03-1989 07-02-1994 (R) 08-05-1994
Federated States of Micronesia 06-09-1995 (A) 05-12-1995
Finland 22-03-1989 19-11-1991 (R) 05-05-1992
France 22-03-1989 07-01-1991 (R) 05-05-1992
Gabon 06-06-2008 (A) 04-09-2008
Gambia, The 15-12-1997 (A) 15-03-1998
Georgia 20-05-1999 (A) 18-08-1999
Germany 23-10-1989 21-04-1995 (R) 20-07-1995
Ghana 30-05-2003 (A) 28-08-2003
Greece 22-03-1989 04-08-1994 (R) 02-11-1994
Guatemala 22-03-1989 15-05-1995 (R) 13-08-1995
Guinea 26-04-1995 (A) 25-07-1995
Guinea-Bissau 09-02-2005 (A) 10-05-2005
Guyana 04-04-2001 (A) 03-07-2001
Haïti 22-03-1989
Honduras 27-12-1995 (A) 26-03-1996
Hungary 22-03-1989 21-05-1990 (R) 05-05-1992
Iceland 28-06-1995 (A) 26-09-1995
India 15-03-1990 24-06-1992 (R) 22-09-1992
Indonesia 20-09-1993 (A) 19-12-1993
Iran 05-01-1993 (A) 05-04-1993
Iraq 02-05-2011 (A) 31-07-2011
Ireland 19-01-1990 07-02-1994 (R) 08-05-1994
Israel 22-03-1989 14-12-1994 (R) 14-03-1995
Italy 22-03-1989 07-02-1994 (R) 08-05-1994
Jamaica 23-01-2003 (A) 23-04-2003
Japan 17-09-1993 (A) 16-12-1993
Jordan 22-03-1989 22-06-1989 (R) 05-05-1992
Kazakhstan 03-06-2003 (A) 01-09-2003
Kenya 01-06-2000 (A) 30-08-2000
Kiribati 07-09-2000 (A) 06-12-2000
Kuwait 22-03-1989 11-10-1993 (R) 09-01-1994
Kyrgyzstan 13-08-1996 (A) 11-11-1996
Laos 21-09-2010 (A) 20-12-2010
Latvia 14-04-1992 (A) 13-07-1992
Lebanon 22-03-1989 21-12-1994 (R) 21-03-1995
Lesotho 31-05-2000 (A) 29-08-2000
Liberia 22-09-2004 (A) 21-12-2004
Libya 12-07-2001 (A) 10-10-2001
Liechtenstein 22-03-1989 27-01-1992 (R) 05-05-1992
Lithuania 22-04-1999 (A) 21-07-1999
Luxembourg 22-03-1989 07-02-1994 (R) 08-05-1994
Madagascar 02-06-1999 (A) 31-08-1999
Malawi 21-04-1994 (A) 20-07-1994
Malaysia 08-10-1993 (A) 06-01-1994
Maldives 28-04-1992 (A) 27-07-1992
Mali 05-12-2000 (A) 05-03-2001
Malta 19-06-2000 (A) 17-09-2000
Marshall Islands 27-01-2003 (A) 27-04-2003
Mauritania 16-08-1996 (A) 14-11-1996
Mauritius 24-11-1992 (A) 22-02-1993
Mexico 22-03-1989 22-02-1991 (R) 05-05-1992
Moldova 02-07-1998 (A) 30-09-1998
Monaco 31-08-1992 (A) 29-11-1992
Mongolia 15-04-1997 (A) 14-07-1997
Montenegro 23-10-2006 (Su) 03-06-2006
Morocco 28-12-1995 (A) 27-03-1996
Mozambique 13-03-1997 (A) 11-06-1997
Myanmar 06-01-2015 (A) 06-04-2015
Namibia 15-05-1995 (A) 13-08-1995
Nauru 12-11-2001 (A) 10-02-2002
Nepal 15-10-1996 (A) 13-01-1997
Netherlands, the Kingdom of the 22-03-1989 16-04-1993 (R) 15-07-1993
New Zealand 18-12-1989 20-12-1994 (R) 20-03-1995
Nicaragua 03-06-1997 (A) 01-09-1997
Niger 17-06-1998 (A) 15-09-1998
Nigeria 15-03-1990 13-03-1991 (R) 05-05-1992
North Macedonia 16-07-1997 (A) 14-10-1997
Norway 22-03-1989 02-07-1990 (R) 05-05-1992
Oman 08-02-1995 (A) 09-05-1995
Pakistan 26-07-1994 (A) 24-10-1994
Palau 08-09-2011 (A) 07-12-2011
Palestine 02-01-2015 (A) 02-04-2015
Panama 22-03-1989 22-02-1991 (R) 05-05-1992
Papua New Guinea 01-09-1995 (A) 30-11-1995
Paraguay 28-09-1995 (A) 27-12-1995
Peru 23-11-1993 (A) 21-02-1994
Philippines 22-03-1989 21-10-1993 (R) 19-01-1994
Poland 22-03-1990 20-03-1992 (R) 18-06-1992
Portugal 26-06-1989 26-01-1994 (R) 26-04-1994
Qatar 09-08-1995 (A) 07-11-1995
Republic of Korea, the 28-02-1994 (A) 29-05-1994
Republic of the Congo 20-04-2007 (A) 19-07-2007
Romania 27-02-1991 (A) 05-05-1992
Russian Federation 22-03-1990 31-01-1995 (R) 01-05-1995
Rwanda 07-01-2004 (A) 06-04-2004
Saint Kitts and Nevis 07-09-1994 (A) 06-12-1994
Saint Lucia 09-12-1993 (A) 09-03-1994
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 02-12-1996 (A) 02-03-1997
Samoa 22-03-2002 (A) 20-06-2002
São Tomé e Principe 12-11-2013 (A) 10-02-2014
Saudi Arabia 22-03-1989 07-03-1990 (R) 05-05-1992
Senegal 10-11-1992 (A) 08-02-1993
Serbia 18-04-2000 (A) 17-07-2000
Seychelles 11-05-1993 (A) 09-08-1993
Sierra Leone 01-11-2016 (A) 30-01-2017
Singapore 02-01-1996 (A) 01-04-1996
Slovakia 28-05-1993 (Su) 01-01-1993
Slovenia 07-10-1993 (A) 05-01-1994
Somalia 26-07-2010 (A) 24-10-2010
South Africa 05-05-1994 (A) 03-08-1994
Spain 22-03-1989 07-02-1994 (R) 08-05-1994
Sri Lanka 28-08-1992 (A) 26-11-1992
Sudan 09-01-2006 (A) 09-04-2006
Suriname 20-09-2011 (A) 19-12-2011
Sweden 22-03-1989 02-08-1991 (R) 05-05-1992
Switzerland 22-03-1989 31-01-1990 (R) 05-05-1992
Syria 11-10-1989 22-01-1992 (R) 05-05-1992
Tajikistan 30-06-2016 (A) 28-09-2016
Tanzania 07-04-1993 (A) 06-07-1993
Thailand 22-03-1990 24-11-1997 (R) 22-02-1998
Togo 02-07-2004 (A) 30-09-2004
Tonga 26-03-2010 (A) 24-06-2010
Trinidad and Tobago 18-02-1994 (A) 19-05-1994
Tunisia 11-10-1995 (A) 09-01-1996
Turkey 22-03-1989 22-06-1994 (R) 20-09-1994
Turkmenistan 25-09-1996 (A) 24-12-1996
Uganda 11-03-1999 (A) 09-06-1999
Ukraine 08-10-1999 (A) 06-01-2000
United Arab Emirates 22-03-1989 17-11-1992 (R) 15-02-1993
United Kingdom 06-10-1989 07-02-1994 (R) 08-05-1994
United States of America 22-03-1990
Uruguay 22-03-1989 20-12-1991 (R) 05-05-1992
Uzbekistan 07-02-1996 (A) 07-05-1996
Vanuatu 16-10-2018 (A) 14-01-2019
Venezuela 22-03-1989 03-03-1998 (R) 01-06-1998
Vietnam 13-03-1995 (A) 11-06-1995
Yemen 21-02-1996 (A) 21-05-1996
Zambia 15-11-1994 (A) 13-02-1995
Zimbabwe 01-03-2012 (A) 30-05-2012

Extensions

China

Extended to Entry into force Termination
Hong Kong SAR 01-07-1997
Macao SAR 20-12-1999

Denmark

Extended to Entry into force Termination
Faroes 07-05-1994
Greenland 07-05-1994

Portugal

Extended to Entry into force Termination
Macao (<20-12-1999) 28-06-1999 20-12-1999

United Kingdom

Extended to Entry into force Termination
Akrotiri and Dhekelia (Sovereign Base Areas in Cyprus) 06-09-2006
British Antarctic Territory 08-05-1994
Gibraltar 10-07-2013
Guernsey 27-11-2002
Hong Kong (< 01-07-1997) 30-10-1995 01-07-1997
Jersey 14-09-2007
Man, Isle of 12-12-2001

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