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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 Bahamas 30-May-2023 28-Aug-2023 Pending
9 Bangladesh 08-Jun-2020 06-Sep-2020
10 Barbados 19-Apr-2018 01-Jan-2019
11 Belarus 03-Nov-2022 01-Feb-2023
12 Belgium 04-Jun-2018 01-Jan-2019
13 Belize 03-Oct-2023 01-Jan-2024 Pending
14 Benin 19-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
15 Bhutan 27-Sep-2019 26-Dec-2019
16 Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 09-Oct-2020 07-Jan-2021
17 Bosnia and Herzegovina 26-May-2021 24-Aug-2021
18 Botswana 19-Sep-2020 18-Dec-2020
19 Brazil 19-Oct-2022 17-Jan-2023
20 Bulgaria 01-May-2018 01-Jan-2019
21 Burkina Faso 26-Jul-2018 01-Jan-2019
22 Burundi 26-Mar-2021 24-Jun-2021
23 Cabo Verde 28-Oct-2020 26-Jan-2021
24 Cambodia 08-Apr-2021 07-Jul-2021
25 Cameroon 24-Aug-2021 22-Nov-2021
26 Canada 03-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
27 Chad 26-Mar-2019 24-Jun-2019
28 Chile 19-Sep-2017 01-Jan-2019
29 China 17-Jun-2021 15-Sep-2021
30 Colombia 25-Feb-2021 26-May-2021
31 Comoros 16-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
32 Congo 16-Jun-2022 14-Sep-2022
33 Cook Islands 22-Aug-2019 20-Nov-2019
34 Costa Rica 23-May-2018 01-Jan-2019
35 Croatia 06-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
36 Cuba 20-Jun-2019 18-Sep-2019
37 Cyprus 22-Jul-2019 20-Oct-2019
38 Czechia 27-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
39 Côte d'Ivoire 29-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
40 Democratic People's Republic of Korea 21-Sep-2017 01-Jan-2019
41 Denmark 06-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
42 Djibouti 08-Mar-2024 06-Jun-2024 Pending
43 Dominican Republic 14-Apr-2021 13-Jul-2021
44 Ecuador 22-Jan-2018 01-Jan-2019
45 Egypt 22-Aug-2023 20-Nov-2023
46 El Salvador 13-Sep-2021 12-Dec-2021
47 Eritrea 07-Feb-2023 08-May-2023 Pending
48 Estonia 27-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
49 Eswatini 24-Nov-2020 22-Feb-2021
50 Ethiopia 05-Jul-2019 03-Oct-2019
51 European Union 27-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
52 Fiji 16-Jun-2020 14-Sep-2020
53 Finland 14-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
54 France 29-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
55 Gabon 28-Feb-2018 01-Jan-2019
56 Gambia 05-May-2021 03-Aug-2021
57 Georgia 11-Jul-2023 09-Oct-2023
58 Germany 14-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
59 Ghana 02-Aug-2019 31-Oct-2019
60 Greece 05-Oct-2018 01-Jan-2019
61 Grenada 29-May-2018 01-Jan-2019
62 Guatemala 11-Jan-2024 10-Apr-2024
63 Guinea 05-Dec-2019 04-Mar-2020
64 Guinea Bissau 22-Oct-2018 01-Jan-2019
65 Holy See 17-Jun-2020 15-Sep-2020
66 Honduras 28-Jan-2019 28-Apr-2019
67 Hungary 14-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
68 Iceland 25-Jan-2021 25-Apr-2021
69 India 27-Sep-2021 26-Dec-2021
70 Indonesia 14-Dec-2022 14-Mar-2023
71 Ireland 12-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
72 Italy 25-May-2022 23-Aug-2022
73 Japan 18-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
74 Jordan 16-Oct-2019 14-Jan-2020
75 Kenya 22-Sep-2023 21-Dec-2023 Pending
76 Kiribati 26-Oct-2018 01-Jan-2019
77 Kyrgyzstan 08-Sep-2020 07-Dec-2020
78 Lao People's Democratic Republic 16-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
79 Latvia 17-Aug-2018 01-Jan-2019
80 Lebanon 05-Feb-2020 05-May-2020
81 Lesotho 07-Oct-2019 05-Jan-2020 Pending
82 Liberia 12-Jul-2020 10-Oct-2020
83 Liechtenstein 16-Sep-2020 15-Dec-2020
84 Lithuania 24-Jul-2018 01-Jan-2019
85 Luxembourg 16-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
86 Malawi 21-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
87 Malaysia 21-Oct-2020 19-Jan-2021
88 Maldives 13-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
89 Mali 31-Mar-2017 01-Jan-2019 Pending
90 Marshall Islands 15-May-2017 01-Jan-2019
91 Mauritius 01-Oct-2019 30-Dec-2019
92 Mexico 25-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
93 Micronesia (Federated States of) 12-May-2017 01-Jan-2019
94 Mongolia 27-Jul-2022 26-Oct-2022
95 Montenegro 23-Apr-2019 22-Jul-2019
96 Morocco 22-Apr-2022 21-Jul-2022
97 Mozambique 16-Jan-2020 15-Apr-2020 Pending
98 Namibia 16-May-2019 14-Aug-2019
99 Nauru 03-Nov-2022 01-Feb-2023
100 Netherlands (Kingdom of the) 08-Feb-2018 01-Jan-2019
101 New Zealand 03-Oct-2019 01-Jan-2020
102 Nicaragua 30-Sep-2020 29-Dec-2020
103 Niger 29-Aug-2018 01-Jan-2019
104 Nigeria 20-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
105 Niue 24-Apr-2018 01-Jan-2019
106 North Macedonia 12-Mar-2020 10-Jun-2020
107 Norway 06-Sep-2017 01-Jan-2019
108 Palau 29-Aug-2017 01-Jan-2019
109 Panama 28-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
110 Paraguay 01-Nov-2018 01-Jan-2019
111 Peru 07-Aug-2019 05-Nov-2019
112 Philippines 03-Nov-2022 01-Feb-2023
113 Poland 07-Jan-2019 07-Apr-2019
114 Portugal 17-Jul-2018 01-Jan-2019
115 Republic of Korea 19-Jan-2023 19-Apr-2023
116 Republic of Moldova 22-Sep-2023 21-Dec-2023
117 Romania 01-Jul-2020 29-Sep-2020
118 Russian Federation 03-Oct-2020 01-Jan-2021
119 Rwanda 23-May-2017 01-Jan-2019
120 Saint Lucia 02-Nov-2021 31-Jan-2022
121 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 07-Nov-2022 05-Feb-2023
122 Samoa 23-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
123 San Marino 20-Oct-2020 18-Jan-2021 Pending
124 Sao Tome and Principe 04-Oct-2019 02-Jan-2020
125 Senegal 31-Aug-2018 01-Jan-2019
126 Serbia 08-Oct-2021 06-Jan-2022
127 Seychelles 20-Aug-2019 18-Nov-2019
128 Sierra Leone 15-Jun-2020 13-Sep-2020
129 Singapore 01-Jun-2022 30-Aug-2022
130 Slovakia 16-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
131 Slovenia 07-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
132 Solomon Islands 23-May-2022 21-Aug-2022
133 Somalia 27-Nov-2019 25-Feb-2020
134 South Africa 01-Aug-2019 30-Oct-2019
135 Spain 09-Jun-2023 07-Sep-2023
136 Sri Lanka 28-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
137 Sweden 17-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
138 Switzerland 07-Nov-2018 01-Jan-2019
139 Syrian Arab Republic 05-Apr-2021 04-Jul-2021
140 Tajikistan 29-Jun-2022 26-Sep-2022
141 Thailand 03-Apr-2024 04-Apr-2024 Pending
142 Togo 08-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
143 Tonga 17-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
144 Trinidad and Tobago 17-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
145 Tunisia 27-Aug-2021 25-Nov-2021
146 Turkmenistan 31-Aug-2020 29-Nov-2020
147 Tuvalu 21-Sep-2017 01-Jan-2019
148 Türkiye 10-Nov-2021 08-Feb-2022
149 Uganda 21-Jun-2018 01-Jan-2019
150 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 14-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
151 United Republic of Tanzania 25-Mar-2022 23-Jun-2022
152 United States of America 31-Oct-2022 29-Jan-2023
153 Uruguay 12-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
154 Vanuatu 20-Apr-2018 01-Jan-2019
155 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 05-Dec-2022 05-Mar-2023
156 Viet Nam 27-Sep-2019 26-Dec-2019
157 Zambia 15-Mar-2021 13-Jun-2021 Pending
158 Zimbabwe 18-Oct-2022 16-Jan-2023
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 Kazakhstan 09-Jul-2021
2 Malta 25-Mar-2019
3 Nepal 14-May-2021
4 Ukraine 18-Aug-2021
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 158
Parties that have ratified the Kigali Amendment and established licensing systems 146
* Non-A5 parties 42
* A5 parties 104
Parties that have not ratified the Kigali Amendment but have established licensing systems 4
Total number of parties with licensing systems for HFCs 150
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