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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
20 Cambodia 08-Apr-2021 07-Jul-2021
21 Cameroon 24-Aug-2021 22-Nov-2021
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
26 Colombia 25-Feb-2021 26-May-2021
27 Comoros 16-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
28 Congo 16-Jun-2022 14-Sep-2022 Pending
29 Cook Islands 22-Aug-2019 20-Nov-2019
30 Costa Rica 23-May-2018 01-Jan-2019
31 Croatia 06-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
32 Cuba 20-Jun-2019 18-Sep-2019
33 Cyprus 22-Jul-2019 20-Oct-2019
34 Czechia 27-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
35 Côte d'Ivoire 29-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019 Pending
36 Democratic People's Republic of Korea 21-Sep-2017 01-Jan-2019
37 Denmark 06-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
38 Dominican Republic 14-Apr-2021 13-Jul-2021
39 Ecuador 22-Jan-2018 01-Jan-2019
40 El Salvador 13-Sep-2021 12-Dec-2021 Pending
41 Estonia 27-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
42 Eswatini 24-Nov-2020 22-Feb-2021
43 Ethiopia 05-Jul-2019 03-Oct-2019 Pending
44 European Union 27-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
45 Fiji 16-Jun-2020 14-Sep-2020
46 Finland 14-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
47 France 29-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
48 Gabon 28-Feb-2018 01-Jan-2019
49 Gambia 05-May-2021 03-Aug-2021
50 Germany 14-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
51 Ghana 02-Aug-2019 31-Oct-2019
52 Greece 05-Oct-2018 01-Jan-2019
53 Grenada 29-May-2018 01-Jan-2019
54 Guinea 05-Dec-2019 04-Mar-2020
55 Guinea Bissau 22-Oct-2018 01-Jan-2019
56 Holy See 17-Jun-2020 15-Sep-2020
57 Honduras 28-Jan-2019 28-Apr-2019
58 Hungary 14-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
59 Iceland 25-Jan-2021 25-Apr-2021
60 India 27-Sep-2021 26-Dec-2021
61 Ireland 12-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
62 Italy 25-May-2022 23-Aug-2022
63 Japan 18-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
64 Jordan 16-Oct-2019 14-Jan-2020
65 Kiribati 26-Oct-2018 01-Jan-2019
66 Kyrgyzstan 08-Sep-2020 07-Dec-2020
67 Lao People's Democratic Republic 16-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
68 Latvia 17-Aug-2018 01-Jan-2019
69 Lebanon 05-Feb-2020 05-May-2020
70 Lesotho 07-Oct-2019 05-Jan-2020 Pending
71 Liberia 12-Jul-2020 10-Oct-2020 Pending
72 Liechtenstein 16-Sep-2020 15-Dec-2020
73 Lithuania 24-Jul-2018 01-Jan-2019
74 Luxembourg 16-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
75 Malawi 21-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
76 Malaysia 21-Oct-2020 19-Jan-2021
77 Maldives 13-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
78 Mali 31-Mar-2017 01-Jan-2019 Pending
79 Marshall Islands 15-May-2017 01-Jan-2019
80 Mauritius 01-Oct-2019 30-Dec-2019
81 Mexico 25-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
82 Micronesia (Federated States of) 12-May-2017 01-Jan-2019
83 Mongolia 27-Jul-2022 26-Oct-2022
84 Montenegro 23-Apr-2019 22-Jul-2019
85 Morocco 22-Apr-2022 21-Jul-2022 Pending
86 Mozambique 16-Jan-2020 15-Apr-2020 Pending
87 Namibia 16-May-2019 14-Aug-2019
88 Netherlands 08-Feb-2018 01-Jan-2019
89 New Zealand 03-Oct-2019 01-Jan-2020
90 Nicaragua 30-Sep-2020 29-Dec-2020
91 Niger 29-Aug-2018 01-Jan-2019
92 Nigeria 20-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
93 Niue 24-Apr-2018 01-Jan-2019
94 North Macedonia 12-Mar-2020 10-Jun-2020
95 Norway 06-Sep-2017 01-Jan-2019
96 Palau 29-Aug-2017 01-Jan-2019
97 Panama 28-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
98 Paraguay 01-Nov-2018 01-Jan-2019
99 Peru 07-Aug-2019 05-Nov-2019
100 Poland 07-Jan-2019 07-Apr-2019
101 Portugal 17-Jul-2018 01-Jan-2019
102 Romania 01-Jul-2020 29-Sep-2020
103 Russian Federation 03-Oct-2020 01-Jan-2021
104 Rwanda 23-May-2017 01-Jan-2019
105 Saint Lucia 02-Nov-2021 31-Jan-2022
106 Samoa 23-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
107 San Marino 20-Oct-2020 18-Jan-2021 Pending
108 Sao Tome and Principe 04-Oct-2019 02-Jan-2020 Pending
109 Senegal 31-Aug-2018 01-Jan-2019
110 Serbia 08-Oct-2021 06-Jan-2022
111 Seychelles 20-Aug-2019 18-Nov-2019
112 Sierra Leone 15-Jun-2020 13-Sep-2020
113 Singapore 01-Jun-2022 30-Aug-2022
114 Slovakia 16-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
115 Slovenia 07-Dec-2018 01-Jan-2019
116 Solomon Islands 23-May-2022 21-Aug-2022 Pending
117 Somalia 27-Nov-2019 25-Feb-2020 Pending
118 South Africa 01-Aug-2019 30-Oct-2019
119 Sri Lanka 28-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
120 Sweden 17-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
121 Switzerland 07-Nov-2018 01-Jan-2019
122 Syrian Arab Republic 05-Apr-2021 04-Jul-2021
123 Tajikistan 29-Jun-2022 26-Sep-2022 Pending
124 Togo 08-Mar-2018 01-Jan-2019
125 Tonga 17-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
126 Trinidad and Tobago 17-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
127 Tunisia 27-Aug-2021 25-Nov-2021
128 Turkmenistan 31-Aug-2020 29-Nov-2020
129 Tuvalu 21-Sep-2017 01-Jan-2019
130 Türkiye 10-Nov-2021 08-Feb-2022 Pending
131 Uganda 21-Jun-2018 01-Jan-2019
132 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 14-Nov-2017 01-Jan-2019
133 United Republic of Tanzania 25-Mar-2022 23-Jun-2022 Pending
134 Uruguay 12-Sep-2018 01-Jan-2019
135 Vanuatu 20-Apr-2018 01-Jan-2019
136 Viet Nam 27-Sep-2019 26-Dec-2019
137 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 Kazakhstan 09-Jul-2021
4 Malta 25-Mar-2019
5 Nepal 14-May-2021
6 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 02-Feb-2021
7 Spain 25-Mar-2019
8 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 137
Parties that have ratified the Kigali Amendment and established licensing systems 117
* Non-A5 parties 38
* A5 parties 79
Parties that have not ratified the Kigali Amendment but have established licensing systems 8
Total number of parties with licensing systems for HFCs 125
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