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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 Cameroon 24-Aug-2021 22-Nov-2021 Pending
22 Canada 03-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
23 Chad 26-Mar-2019 24-Jun-2019
24 Chile 19-Sep-2017 01-Jan-2019
25 China 17-Jun-2021 15-Sep-2021 Pending
26 Colombia 25-Feb-2021 26-May-2021
27 Comoros 16-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
28 Cook Islands 22-Aug-2019 20-Nov-2019
29 Costa Rica 23-May-2018 01-Jan-2019
30 Croatia 06-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
31 Cuba 20-Jun-2019 18-Sep-2019 Pending
32 Cyprus 22-Jul-2019 20-Oct-2019
33 Czech Republic 27-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
34 Côte d'Ivoire 29-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019 Pending
35 Democratic People's Republic of Korea 21-Sep-2017 01-Jan-2019
36 Denmark 06-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
37 Dominican Republic 14-Apr-2021 13-Jul-2021
38 Ecuador 22-Jan-2018 01-Jan-2019
39 El Salvador 13-Sep-2021 12-Dec-2021 Pending
40 Estonia 27-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
41 Eswatini 24-Nov-2020 22-Feb-2021 Pending
42 Ethiopia 05-Jul-2019 03-Oct-2019 Pending
43 European Union 27-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
44 Fiji 16-Jun-2020 14-Sep-2020
45 Finland 14-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
46 France 29-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
47 Gabon 28-Feb-2018 01-Jan-2019
48 Gambia 05-May-2021 03-Aug-2021 Pending
49 Germany 14-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
50 Ghana 02-Aug-2019 31-Oct-2019
51 Greece 05-Oct-2018 01-Jan-2019
52 Grenada 29-May-2018 01-Jan-2019
53 Guinea 05-Dec-2019 04-Mar-2020
54 Guinea Bissau 22-Oct-2018 01-Jan-2019 Pending
55 Holy See 17-Jun-2020 15-Sep-2020
56 Honduras 28-Jan-2019 28-Apr-2019
57 Hungary 14-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
58 Iceland 25-Jan-2021 25-Apr-2021
59 India 27-Sep-2021 26-Dec-2021 Pending
60 Ireland 12-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
61 Japan 18-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
62 Jordan 16-Oct-2019 14-Jan-2020
63 Kiribati 26-Oct-2018 01-Jan-2019
64 Kyrgyzstan 08-Sep-2020 07-Dec-2020
65 Lao People's Democratic Republic 16-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
66 Latvia 17-Aug-2018 01-Jan-2019
67 Lebanon 05-Feb-2020 05-May-2020
68 Lesotho 07-Oct-2019 05-Jan-2020 Pending
69 Liberia 12-Jul-2020 10-Oct-2020 Pending
70 Liechtenstein 16-Sep-2020 15-Dec-2020
71 Lithuania 24-Jul-2018 01-Jan-2019
72 Luxembourg 16-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
73 Malawi 21-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
74 Malaysia 21-Oct-2020 19-Jan-2021
75 Maldives 13-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
76 Mali 31-Mar-2017 01-Jan-2019 Pending
77 Marshall Islands 15-May-2017 01-Jan-2019
78 Mauritius 01-Oct-2019 30-Dec-2019
79 Mexico 25-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
80 Micronesia (Federated States of) 12-May-2017 01-Jan-2019
81 Montenegro 23-Apr-2019 22-Jul-2019
82 Mozambique 16-Jan-2020 15-Apr-2020 Pending
83 Namibia 16-May-2019 14-Aug-2019
84 Netherlands 08-Feb-2018 01-Jan-2019
85 New Zealand 03-Oct-2019 01-Jan-2020
86 Nicaragua 30-Sep-2020 29-Dec-2020
87 Niger 29-Aug-2018 01-Jan-2019
88 Nigeria 20-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
89 Niue 24-Apr-2018 01-Jan-2019
90 North Macedonia 12-Mar-2020 10-Jun-2020
91 Norway 06-Sep-2017 01-Jan-2019
92 Palau 29-Aug-2017 01-Jan-2019
93 Panama 28-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
94 Paraguay 01-Nov-2018 01-Jan-2019
95 Peru 07-Aug-2019 05-Nov-2019
96 Poland 07-Jan-2019 07-Apr-2019
97 Portugal 17-Jul-2018 01-Jan-2019
98 Romania 01-Jul-2020 29-Sep-2020
99 Russian Federation 03-Oct-2020 01-Jan-2021
100 Rwanda 23-May-2017 01-Jan-2019
101 Samoa 23-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
102 San Marino 20-Oct-2020 18-Jan-2021 Pending
103 Sao Tome and Principe 04-Oct-2019 02-Jan-2020 Pending
104 Senegal 31-Aug-2018 01-Jan-2019
105 Serbia 08-Oct-2021 06-Jan-2022
106 Seychelles 20-Aug-2019 18-Nov-2019
107 Sierra Leone 15-Jun-2020 13-Sep-2020 Pending
108 Slovakia 16-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
109 Slovenia 07-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
110 Somalia 27-Nov-2019 25-Feb-2020 Pending
111 South Africa 01-Aug-2019 30-Oct-2019 Pending
112 Sri Lanka 28-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
113 Sweden 17-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
114 Switzerland 07-Nov-2018 01-Jan-2019
115 Syrian Arab Republic 05-Apr-2021 04-Jul-2021 Pending
116 Togo 08-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
117 Tonga 17-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
118 Trinidad and Tobago 17-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
119 Tunisia 27-Aug-2021 25-Nov-2021 Pending
120 Turkmenistan 31-Aug-2020 29-Nov-2020
121 Tuvalu 21-Sep-2017 01-Jan-2019
122 Uganda 21-Jun-2018 01-Jan-2019
123 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 14-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
124 Uruguay 12-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
125 Vanuatu 20-Apr-2018 01-Jan-2019
126 Viet Nam 27-Sep-2019 26-Dec-2019
127 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 Spain 25-Mar-2019
10 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 127
Parties that have ratified the Kigali Amendment and established licensing systems 101
* Non-A5 parties 37
* A5 parties 64
Parties that have not ratified the Kigali Amendment but have established licensing systems 10
Total number of parties with licensing systems for HFCs 111
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