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Ratification status

Climate Change Convention
   Date of signature:04 June 1992
   Date of ratification:30 December 1992
   Date of entry into force:21 March 1994
Kyoto Protocol
   Date of signature:29 April 1998
   Date of ratification:12 December 2007
   Date of entry into force:11 March 2008


Australian Greenhouse Office (Department of Environment and Heritage)
National climate change website (Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade)

Relevant documents Relevant CP or CMP decision(s)Relevant CP or CMP conclusion(s)Other relevant information

National reporting

National communications Annex I Non-Annex I
In-depth reviews IDR 1 IDR 2 IDR 3 IDR 4
  summary summary summary summary
Other materials
 Demonstrable progress report
 National Adaptation Programme of Action
 National Action Plan
 GCOS report

National focal points

Country Person Ministry/Organization Address Phone Fax Email Direct phone Direct fax Direct email
Australia  Mr. Brad Archer, First Assistant Secretary  Department of the Environment   GPO Box 787 Canberra    
Australia  Ms. Andrea Faulkner, Assistant Secretary  Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)   R.G. Casey Building, John McEwan Cres Barton   (61-2) 6261-1111  (61-2) 6261-3111