Contracting Parties > Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities > New Zealand
|Accession||October 4, 2016|
|Entry into force||November 3, 2016|
Territorial InformationDeclaration made upon accession:
"... consistent with the constitutional status of Tokelau and taking into account the commitment of the Government of New Zealand to the development of self-government for Tokelau through an act of self-determination under the Charter of the United Nations, [the accession by New Zealand to this Protocol] shall not extend to Tokelau unless and until a Declaration to this effect is lodged by the Government of New Zealand with the Depositary on the basis of appropriate consultation with that territory…"