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Status of licensing systems for parties to the Kigali Amendment

# Party Date of
ratification
Entry into force date Status of licensing system
1 Albania 18-Jan-2019 18-Apr-2019
2 Andorra 23-Jan-2019 23-Apr-2019
3 Angola 16-Nov-2020 14-Feb-2021 Pending
4 Argentina 22-Nov-2019 20-Feb-2020
5 Armenia 02-May-2019 31-Jul-2019
6 Australia 17-Oct-2017 01-Jan-2019
7 Austria 27-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
8 Bangladesh 08-Jun-2020 06-Sep-2020
9 Barbados 19-Apr-2018 01-Jan-2019
10 Belgium 04-Jun-2018 01-Jan-2019
11 Benin 19-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
12 Bhutan 27-Sep-2019 26-Dec-2019
13 Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 09-Oct-2020 07-Jan-2021
14 Bosnia and Herzegovina 26-May-2021 24-Aug-2021
15 Botswana 19-Sep-2020 18-Dec-2020 Pending
16 Bulgaria 01-May-2018 01-Jan-2019
17 Burkina Faso 26-Jul-2018 01-Jan-2019
18 Burundi 26-Mar-2021 24-Jun-2021 Pending
19 Cabo Verde 28-Oct-2020 26-Jan-2021 Pending
20 Cambodia 08-Apr-2021 07-Jul-2021
21 Canada 03-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
22 Chad 26-Mar-2019 24-Jun-2019
23 Chile 19-Sep-2017 01-Jan-2019
24 China 17-Jun-2021 15-Sep-2021 Pending
25 Colombia 25-Feb-2021 26-May-2021
26 Comoros 16-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
27 Cook Islands 22-Aug-2019 20-Nov-2019
28 Costa Rica 23-May-2018 01-Jan-2019
29 Croatia 06-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
30 Cuba 20-Jun-2019 18-Sep-2019 Pending
31 Cyprus 22-Jul-2019 20-Oct-2019
32 Czech Republic 27-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
33 Côte d'Ivoire 29-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019 Pending
34 Democratic People's Republic of Korea 21-Sep-2017 01-Jan-2019
35 Denmark 06-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
36 Dominican Republic 14-Apr-2021 13-Jul-2021
37 Ecuador 22-Jan-2018 01-Jan-2019
38 Estonia 27-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
39 Eswatini 24-Nov-2020 22-Feb-2021 Pending
40 Ethiopia 05-Jul-2019 03-Oct-2019 Pending
41 European Union 27-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
42 Fiji 16-Jun-2020 14-Sep-2020
43 Finland 14-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
44 France 29-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
45 Gabon 28-Feb-2018 01-Jan-2019
46 Gambia 05-May-2021 03-Aug-2021 Pending
47 Germany 14-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
48 Ghana 02-Aug-2019 31-Oct-2019
49 Greece 05-Oct-2018 01-Jan-2019
50 Grenada 29-May-2018 01-Jan-2019
51 Guinea 05-Dec-2019 04-Mar-2020
52 Guinea Bissau 22-Oct-2018 01-Jan-2019 Pending
53 Holy See 17-Jun-2020 15-Sep-2020
54 Honduras 28-Jan-2019 28-Apr-2019
55 Hungary 14-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
56 Iceland 25-Jan-2021 25-Apr-2021
57 Ireland 12-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
58 Japan 18-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
59 Jordan 16-Oct-2019 14-Jan-2020
60 Kiribati 26-Oct-2018 01-Jan-2019
61 Kyrgyzstan 08-Sep-2020 07-Dec-2020
62 Lao People's Democratic Republic 16-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
63 Latvia 17-Aug-2018 01-Jan-2019
64 Lebanon 05-Feb-2020 05-May-2020
65 Lesotho 07-Oct-2019 05-Jan-2020 Pending
66 Liberia 12-Jul-2020 10-Oct-2020 Pending
67 Liechtenstein 16-Sep-2020 15-Dec-2020
68 Lithuania 24-Jul-2018 01-Jan-2019
69 Luxembourg 16-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
70 Malawi 21-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
71 Malaysia 21-Oct-2020 19-Jan-2021
72 Maldives 13-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
73 Mali 31-Mar-2017 01-Jan-2019 Pending
74 Marshall Islands 15-May-2017 01-Jan-2019 Pending
75 Mauritius 01-Oct-2019 30-Dec-2019
76 Mexico 25-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
77 Micronesia (Federated States of) 12-May-2017 01-Jan-2019
78 Montenegro 23-Apr-2019 22-Jul-2019
79 Mozambique 16-Jan-2020 15-Apr-2020 Pending
80 Namibia 16-May-2019 14-Aug-2019
81 Netherlands 08-Feb-2018 01-Jan-2019
82 New Zealand 03-Oct-2019 01-Jan-2020
83 Nicaragua 30-Sep-2020 29-Dec-2020
84 Niger 29-Aug-2018 01-Jan-2019
85 Nigeria 20-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
86 Niue 24-Apr-2018 01-Jan-2019
87 North Macedonia 12-Mar-2020 10-Jun-2020
88 Norway 06-Sep-2017 01-Jan-2019
89 Palau 29-Aug-2017 01-Jan-2019
90 Panama 28-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
91 Paraguay 01-Nov-2018 01-Jan-2019
92 Peru 07-Aug-2019 05-Nov-2019 Pending
93 Poland 07-Jan-2019 07-Apr-2019
94 Portugal 17-Jul-2018 01-Jan-2019
95 Romania 01-Jul-2020 29-Sep-2020
96 Russian Federation 03-Oct-2020 01-Jan-2021
97 Rwanda 23-May-2017 01-Jan-2019
98 Samoa 23-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
99 San Marino 20-Oct-2020 18-Jan-2021 Pending
100 Sao Tome and Principe 04-Oct-2019 02-Jan-2020 Pending
101 Senegal 31-Aug-2018 01-Jan-2019 Pending
102 Seychelles 20-Aug-2019 18-Nov-2019
103 Sierra Leone 15-Jun-2020 13-Sep-2020 Pending
104 Slovakia 16-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
105 Slovenia 07-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
106 Somalia 27-Nov-2019 25-Feb-2020 Pending
107 South Africa 01-Aug-2019 30-Oct-2019 Pending
108 Sri Lanka 28-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
109 Sweden 17-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
110 Switzerland 07-Nov-2018 01-Jan-2019
111 Syrian Arab Republic 05-Apr-2021 04-Jul-2021 Pending
112 Togo 08-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
113 Tonga 17-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
114 Trinidad and Tobago 17-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
115 Turkmenistan 31-Aug-2020 29-Nov-2020
116 Tuvalu 21-Sep-2017 01-Jan-2019
117 Uganda 21-Jun-2018 01-Jan-2019
118 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 14-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
119 Uruguay 12-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
120 Vanuatu 20-Apr-2018 01-Jan-2019
121 Viet Nam 27-Sep-2019 26-Dec-2019
122 Zambia 15-Mar-2021 13-Jun-2021 Pending
Note: The symbol “√” indicates that the party has established a licensing system.
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Parties that have not ratified the Kigali Amendment, with HFC licensing systems

# Party Date of reporting on the establishment of the licensing system
1 Belarus 07-Jul-2021
2 Guatemala 03-Feb-2021
3 Italy 25-Mar-2019
4 Kazakhstan 09-Jul-2021
5 Malta 25-Mar-2019
6 Mongolia 18-Jun-2020
7 Nepal 14-May-2021
8 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 02-Feb-2021
9 Serbia 28-Oct-2019
10 Spain 25-Mar-2019
Note: The symbol “√” indicates that the party has established a licensing system.
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Summary table, showing statistics by number of parties

Parties Number of parties
Parties that have ratified the Kigali Amendment 122
Parties that have ratified the Kigali Amendment and established licensing systems 97
* Non-A5 parties 37
* A5 parties 60
Parties that have not ratified the Kigali Amendment but have established licensing systems 10
Total number of parties with licensing systems for HFCs 107
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