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Entry into force of proposal to amend the Harmonization Convention, 1982

8 March 2021

On 5 March 2021, the Secretary-General of the United Nations in his capacity as depositary, issued depositary notification C.N.83.2021.TREATIES-XI.A.17 (English, French), informing that, by 27 February 2021, none of the parties to the Harmonization Convention, 1982 had communicated an objection to a proposal to amend Annex 8, Article 7 of the said Convention, extending the interval between surveys among contracting parties on progress made to improve border crossing procedures in their countries from two to five years. Therefore, in accordance with the provisions of Article 22, paragraph 3 of the Convention, the amendment shall come into force with respect to all contracting parties to the Convention on 27 May 2021.