Australian Safeguards and Non-Proliferation Office: Annual Report 2012-13

Appendix C Status of Additional Protocols

At 30 June 2013, there were 71 states (plus Taiwan) with significant nuclear activities39. Of these states, five were nuclear weapon states (NWS), 63 were non-nuclear-weapon states (NNWS) party to the NPT, and three were non-NPT Parties.

In the following tables, states with significant nuclear activities are shown in bold.

At 30 June 2013, there were a total of 120 states with an Additional Protocol (AP) in force, an increase of four over the same time last year. Of the 63 NNWS NPT Parties with significant nuclear activities, 56 had an AP in force (Table 19).

Table 19: States with Additional Protocols in force at 30 June 2013

State
Afghanistan
Cuba
Indonesia
Mongolia
Albania
Cyprus
Ireland
Montenegro
Andorra
Czech Republic
Italy
Morocco
Angola
DR Congo
Jamaica
Mozambique
Armenia
Denmark
Japan
Namibia
Australia
Dominican Republic
Jordan
Netherlands
Austria
Ecuador
Kazakhstan
New Zealand
Azerbaijan
El Salvador
Kenya
Nicaragua
Bahrain
Estonia
Kuwait
Niger
Bangladesh
Fiji
Kyrgyzstan
Nigeria
Belgium
Finland
Latvia
Norway
Botswana
France
Lesotho
Palau
Bulgaria
FYROM
Libya
Panama
Burkina Faso
Gabon
Lithuania
Paraguay
Burundi
The Gambia
Luxembourg
Peru
Canada
Georgia
Madagascar
Philippines
Central African Rep
Germany
Malawi
Poland
Chad
Ghana
Mali
Portugal
Chile
Greece
Malta
Republic of Korea
China
Guatemala
Marshall Islands
Romania
Colombia
Haiti
Mauritania
Russia
Comoros
Holy See
Mauritius
Rwanda
Congo, Republic of the
Hungary
Mexico
Seychelles
Costa Rica
Iraq
Moldova
Singapore
Croatia
Iceland
Monaco
Slovakia
Slovenia
Switzerland
Turkmenistan
United States of America
South Africa
Tajikistan
Uganda
Uruguay
Spain
Tanzania
Ukraine
Uzbekistan
Swaziland
Togo
United Arab Emirates
Vanuatu
Sweden
Turkey
United Kingdom
Vietnam
TOTAL: 120 states (including 56 NNWS with significant nuclear activities), plus Taiwan

Source: International Atomic Energy Agency (www.iaea.org/OurWork/SV/Safeguards/sg_protocol.html)

At 30 June 2013, 22 states did not have an AP in force but had signed an AP and or had an AP approved by the IAEA Board of Governors. (Table 20).

Table 20: States with an ADDITIONAL PROTOCOL signed or approved but not in force at 30 June 2013

State
Algeria
Djibouti
Kiribati
Timor-Leste
Belarus
Guinea
Liechtenstein
Tunisia
Benin
Guinea-Bissau
Malaysia
Zambia
Cameroon
Honduras
Senegal
Vanuatu
Cape Verde
India (non-NPT)
Serbia
Côte d'Ivoire
Iran40
Thailand
TOTAL: 22 states (including 7 NNWS NPT Parties with significant nuclear activities)

Source: International Atomic Energy Agency
(http://www.iaea.org/OurWork/SV/Safeguards/documents/sir_table.pdf)

The remaining six NNWS NPT Parties and two non-NPT states with significant nuclear activities had not signed an AP.

Table 21: States with Significant Nuclear Activities and no ADDITONAL PROTOCOL at 30 June 2013

State
Argentina
DPRK41
Israel (non-NPT)
Syria
Brazil
Egypt
Pakistan (non-NPT)
Venezuela
TOTAL: 8 states (including 6 NPT Parties)

Source: International Atomic Energy Agency
(http://www.iaea.org/OurWork/SV/Safeguards/documents/sir_table.pdf)


39 'Significant nuclear activities' encompasses any amount of nuclear material in a facility or 'location outside a facility' (LOF), or nuclear material in excess of the exemption limits in INFCIRC/153 paragraph 37.

40 Iran implemented its AP 'provisionally' from 2003 but 'suspended' this in 2005.

41 On 10 January 2003, DPRK gave notice of withdrawal from the NPT. Pending clarification of its status, DPRK is counted here as an NPT Party.