Contracting Parties > Kyoto Protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change > New Zealand
|Signature||May 22, 1998|
|Ratification||December 19, 2002|
|Entry into force||February 16, 2005|
Territorial InformationWith 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."