Protocol III to the Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons which may be deemed to be Excessively Injurious or to have Indiscriminate Effects

Protocol to the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons

Opened for signature at New York: 10 April 1981 
 
Entry into force: 2 December 1983


Depositary: Secretary-General of the United Nations

State Deposit Deposit Type
Albania 28 August 2002  
Consent to be Bound
Algeria 6 May 2015  
Consent to be Bound
Antigua and Barbuda 23 August 2010  
Consent to be Bound
Argentina 2 October 1995  
Consent to be Bound
Australia 29 September 1983  
Consent to be Bound
Austria 14 March 1983  
Consent to be Bound
Bahrain 11 March 2016  
Consent to be Bound
Bangladesh 6 September 2000  
Consent to be Bound
Belarus 23 June 1982  
Consent to be Bound
Belgium 7 February 1995  
Consent to be Bound
Benin 27 March 1989  
Consent to be Bound
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 21 September 2001  
Consent to be Bound
Bosnia and Herzegovina 1 September 1993  
Consent to be Bound
Brazil 3 October 1995  
Consent to be Bound
Bulgaria 15 October 1982  
Consent to be Bound
Burkina Faso 26 November 2003  
Consent to be Bound
Cambodia 25 March 1997  
Consent to be Bound
Canada 24 June 1994  
Consent to be Bound
Cape Verde 16 September 1997  
Consent to be Bound
Chile 15 October 2003  
Consent to be Bound
China 7 April 1982  
Consent to be Bound
Colombia 6 March 2000  
Consent to be Bound
Costa Rica 17 December 1998  
Consent to be Bound
Croatia 2 December 1993  
Consent to be Bound
Cuba 2 March 1987  
Consent to be Bound
Cyprus 12 December 1988  
Consent to be Bound
Czech Republic 22 February 1993  
Consent to be Bound
Denmark 7 July 1982  
Consent to be Bound
Djibouti 29 July 1996  
Consent to be Bound
Ecuador 4 May 1982  
Consent to be Bound
El Salvador 26 January 2000  
Consent to be Bound
Estonia 20 April 2000  
Consent to be Bound
Finland 8 April 1982  
Consent to be Bound
France 18 July 2002  
Consent to be Bound
Gabon 1 October 2007  
Consent to be Bound
Georgia 29 April 1996  
Consent to be Bound
Germany 25 November 1992  
Consent to be Bound
Greece 28 January 1992  
Consent to be Bound
Grenada 10 December 2014  
Consent to be Bound
Guatemala 21 July 1983  
Consent to be Bound
Guinea-Bissau 6 August 2008  
Consent to be Bound
Holy See 22 July 1997  
Consent to be Bound
Honduras 30 October 2003  
Consent to be Bound
Hungary 14 June 1982  
Consent to be Bound
Iceland 22 August 2008  
Consent to be Bound
India 1 March 1984  
Consent to be Bound
Iraq 24 September 2014  
Consent to be Bound
Ireland 13 March 1995  
Consent to be Bound
Italy 20 January 1995  
Consent to be Bound
Jamaica 25 September 2008  
Consent to be Bound
Japan 9 June 1982  
Consent to be Bound
Jordan 19 October 1995  
Consent to be Bound
Kazakhstan 8 July 2009  
Consent to be Bound
Kuwait 24 May 2013  
Consent to be Bound
Lao People's Democratic Republic 3 January 1983  
Consent to be Bound
Latvia 4 January 1993  
Consent to be Bound
Lesotho 6 September 2000  
Consent to be Bound
Liberia 16 September 2005  
Consent to be Bound
Liechtenstein 16 August 1989  
Consent to be Bound
Lithuania 3 June 1998  
Consent to be Bound
Luxembourg 21 May 1996  
Consent to be Bound
Madagascar 14 March 2008  
Consent to be Bound
Maldives 7 September 2000  
Consent to be Bound
Mali 24 October 2001  
Consent to be Bound
Malta 26 June 1995  
Consent to be Bound
Mauritius 6 May 1996  
Consent to be Bound
Mexico 11 February 1982  
Consent to be Bound
Mongolia 8 June 1982  
Consent to be Bound
Montenegro 23 October 2006  
Consent to be Bound
Nauru 12 November 2001  
Consent to be Bound
Netherlands 18 June 1987 *
Consent to be Bound
New Zealand 18 October 1993  
Consent to be Bound
Nicaragua 5 December 2000  
Consent to be Bound
Niger 10 November 1992  
Consent to be Bound
Norway 7 June 1983  
Consent to be Bound
Pakistan 1 April 1985  
Consent to be Bound
Panama 26 March 1997  
Consent to be Bound
Paraguay 22 September 2004  
Consent to be Bound
Peru 3 July 1997  
Consent to be Bound
Philippines 15 July 1996  
Consent to be Bound
Poland 2 June 1983  
Consent to be Bound
Portugal 4 April 1997  
Consent to be Bound
Qatar 16 November 2009  
Consent to be Bound
Republic of Moldova 8 September 2000  
Consent to be Bound
Romania 26 July 1995  
Consent to be Bound
Russian Federation 10 June 1982  
Consent to be Bound
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 6 December 2010  
Consent to be Bound
Saudi Arabia 7 December 2007  
Consent to be Bound
Senegal 29 November 1999  
Consent to be Bound
Serbia 12 March 2001  
Consent to be Bound
Seychelles 8 June 2000  
Consent to be Bound
Sierra Leone 30 September 2004  
Consent to be Bound
Slovakia 28 May 1993  
Consent to be Bound
Slovenia 6 July 1992  
Consent to be Bound
South Africa 13 September 1995  
Consent to be Bound
Spain 29 December 1993  
Consent to be Bound
Sri Lanka 24 September 2004  
Consent to be Bound
State of Palestine 5 January 2015  
Consent to be Bound
Sweden 7 July 1982  
Consent to be Bound
Switzerland 20 August 1982  
Consent to be Bound
Tajikistan 12 October 1999  
Consent to be Bound
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 30 December 1996  
Consent to be Bound
Togo 4 December 1995  
Consent to be Bound
Tunisia 15 May 1987  
Consent to be Bound
Uganda 14 November 1995  
Consent to be Bound
Ukraine 23 June 1982  
Consent to be Bound
United Arab Emirates 26 February 2009  
Consent to be Bound
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 13 February 1995  
Consent to be Bound
United States of America 21 January 2009  
Consent to be Bound
Uruguay 6 October 1994  
Consent to be Bound
Uzbekistan 29 September 1997  
Consent to be Bound
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 19 April 2005  
Consent to be Bound
Zambia 25 September 2013  
Consent to be Bound

* A note, statement, declaration, or reservation, is attached to the signature or depository action. Click on the action date to view the details.

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Number of States Parties: 113