Contracting Parties > Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities > New Zealand
|Signature||March 30, 2007|
|Ratification||September 25, 2008|
|Entry into force||October 25, 2008|
Territorial InformationOn 25 September 2008, the Secretary-General received from the Government of New Zealand the following declaration:
"...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, this ratification 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..."