Notifications to the Parties

2014
No. Date of issue Status Title
2014/039 12/08/2014 Valid Implementation of Resolution Conf. 12.8 (Rev. CoP13) (Review of Significant Trade in specimens of Appendix-II species) - Recommendations of the Standing Committee
2014/038 11/08/2014 Valid ARGENTINA – Security stamps
2014/037 11/08/2014 Valid UNITED STATES OF AMERICA – Suspension of imports of sport-hunted trophies of African elephant taken in the United Republic of Tanzania and Zimbabwe
2014/036 11/08/2014 Valid UNITED STATES OF AMERICA – Listing of five species of sturgeon as Endangered under the Endangered Species Act
2014/035 04/08/2014 Valid Needs assessment for strengthening the implementation of CITES
2014/034 04/08/2014 Valid Secretary-General’s Certificates of Commendation
2014/033 24/07/2014 Valid COLOMBIA – Export of skins of Caiman crocodilus
2014/032 04/07/2014 Valid Trade in Siamese rosewood (Dalbergia cochinchinensis) from Thailand
2014/031 02/07/2014 Valid Reservations
2014/030 30/06/2014 Valid Registration of operations that breed Appendix-I animal species in captivity for commercial purposes
2014/029 30/06/2014 Valid Registration of operations that breed Appendix-I animal species in captivity for commercial purposes
2014/028 27/06/2014 Valid Vacancy announcements
2014/027 16/06/2014 Valid Registration of operations that breed Appendix-I animal species in captivity for commercial purposes
2014/026 16/06/2014 Valid Vacancy announcements
2014/025 05/06/2014 Valid Registration of operations that breed Appendix-I animal species in captivity for commercial purposes
2014/024 02/06/2014 Valid Snake trade and conservation management (Serpentes spp.)
2014/023 14/05/2014 Valid Questionnaires regarding synergy in implementing the global biodiversity-related Conventions
2014/022 05/05/2014 Valid Secretary-General’s Certificate of Merit
2014/021 28/04/2014 Valid Directory of wildlife enforcement network (WEN) focal points
2014/019 17/04/2014 Valid MADAGASCAR – Trade in Dalbergia spp. and Diospyros spp.: zero export quota
2014/018 14/04/2014 Valid INDONESIA – Ports of entry and exit for CITES specimens
2014/017 02/04/2014 Valid DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO – Missing permits and Verification of permits
2014/016 31/03/2014 Valid Updated IATA Regulations for the Transport of Live Animals and Plants
2014/015 26/03/2014 Valid Diplomatic immunity
2014/014 26/03/2014 Valid Amendments to Appendix III
2014/013 26/03/2014 Valid Needs assessment for strengthening the implementation of CITES
2014/012 21/03/2014 Valid Sixty-fifth meeting of the Standing Committee
2014/011 28/02/2014 Valid UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA: Loss of export permits
2014/009 10/02/2014 Valid PARAGUAY: Lifting of voluntary moratorium on trade in CITES specimens
2014/008 04/02/2014 Valid Registration of operations that breed Appendix-I animal species in captivity for commercial purposes
2014/007 24/01/2014 Valid Illegal trade in cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus)
2014/006 23/01/2014 Valid Rhinoceroses (Rhinocerotidae spp.)
2014/005 22/01/2014 Valid BURUNDI – Illegal trade in specimens of Osyris lanceolata (African sandalwood) from Burundi
2014/004 15/01/2014 Valid Celebration of the first World Wildlife Day
2014/003 13/01/2014 Valid Registration of operations that breed Appendix-I animal species in captivity for commercial purposes
2014/002 10/01/2014 Valid CHILE – Pre-Convention stocks of alerce (Fitzroya cupressoides)
2014/001 03/01/2014 Valid List of valid Notifications
2013
No. Date of issue Status Title
2013/064 27/12/2013 Valid Twenty-first meeting of the Plants Committee
2013/063 20/12/2013 Valid Twenty-seventh meeting of the Animals Committee
2013/062 20/12/2013 Valid Tortoises and freshwater turtles (Testudines spp.)
2013/061 19/12/2013 Valid Registration of operations that breed Appendix-I animal species in captivity for commercial purposes
2013/060 18/12/2013 Valid Tibetan antelope (Pantholops hodgsonii)
2013/059 18/12/2013 Valid Pangolins (Manis spp.)
2013/058 11/12/2013 Valid Translation of the CITES e-permitting toolkit
2013/057 11/12/2013 Valid Registration of operations that breed Appendix-I animal species in captivity for commercial purposes
2013/056 06/12/2013 Valid Information to be submitted for the 21st meeting of the Plants Committee and 27th meeting of the Animals Committee
2013/055 02/12/2013 Valid Elephant ivory stocks: marking, inventories and security
2013/054 22/11/2013 Valid New section on sharks and rays on the CITES website
2013/053 21/11/2013 Valid Registration of operations that breed Appendix-I animal species in captivity for commercial purposes
2013/052 20/11/2013 Valid Correction to Appendix II
2013/051 15/11/2013 Valid DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO – Verification of export permits for African grey parrots
2013/050 13/11/2013 Valid Registration of operations that breed Appendix-I animal species in captivity for commercial purposes
2013/049 08/11/2013 Valid Implementation of Resolution Conf. 12.8 (Rev. CoP13) (Review of Significant Trade in specimens of Appendix-II species) – Recommendations of the Standing Committee
2013/048 30/10/2013 Valid New Checklist of CITES species
2013/047 23/10/2013 Valid Reservations
2013/045 04/10/2013 Valid Entry into force of the amendment to Article XXI of the text of the Convention (Gaborone, 30 April 1983)
2013/039 04/09/2013 Valid Trade in Dalbergia spp. and Diospyros spp. from Madagascar
2013/038 28/08/2013 Valid Interpretation of the CITES Appendices
2013/037 27/08/2013 Valid Conservation of and trade in tigers and other Appendix-I Asian big cat species
2013/036 16/08/2013 Valid Identification Manual
2013/035 16/08/2013 Valid Trade in stony corals - List of coral taxa where identification to genus level is acceptable
2013/029 05/07/2013 Valid Universal tagging system for the identification of crocodilian skins - Implementation of Resolution Conf. 11.12 (Rev. CoP15)
2013/024 14/06/2013 Valid Trade in specimens of species and stocks of whales protected by the International Whaling Commission
2013/021 24/05/2013 Valid HONDURAS - Security stamps
2013/020 17/05/2013 Valid LESOTHO - Recommendation to suspend trade for non-submission of annual reports
2013/018 17/05/2013 Valid AFGHANISTAN - Recommendation to suspend trade for non-submission of annual reports
2013/017 16/05/2013 Valid GUINEA - Recommendation to suspend trade
2013/013 02/05/2013 Valid Implementation of Resolution Conf. 12.8 (Rev. CoP13) (Review of Significant Trade in specimens of Appendix-II species) - Recommendations of the Standing Committee
2013/012 19/04/2013 Valid Amendments to Appendices I and II of the Convention adopted by the Conference of the Parties at its 16th meeting, Bangkok (Thailand), 3-14 March 2013
2013/010 14/03/2013 Valid Amendment to Appendix III
2013/009 02/03/2013 Valid Version 2 of the CITES e-permitting toolkit
2013/008 01/03/2013 Valid RUSSIAN FEDERATION - Import of falcons
2013/007 01/03/2013 Valid Sea cucumbers
2013/002 15/01/2013 Valid Court-ordered export permits for specimens of Appendix-II species
2012
No. Date of issue Status Title
2012/055 03/09/2012 Valid Interpretation of the annotation to Hoodia spp. in Appendix II
2012/043 25/06/2012 Valid Status of Scleropages inscriptus ('Batik arowana') under CITES
2012/036 18/04/2012 Valid National laws for implementation of the Convention
2012/034 02/04/2012 Valid Monitoring of illegal trade in ivory
2012/031 26/03/2012 Valid Prohibition of import of certain snakes into the United States of America
2012/029 21/03/2012 Valid UNITED STATES OF AMERICA - Tags for skins of crocodilians and furbearers
2012/024 16/03/2012 Valid Non-commercial loan, donation or exchange between registered scientists or scientific institution
2012/021 12/03/2012 Valid CAMEROON - Verification of export permits
2012/016 27/02/2012 Valid Submission of national reports
2012/004 06/01/2012 Valid Publications on iguanas
2012/003 04/01/2012 Valid Training material and the CITES Virtual College
2011
No. Date of issue Status Title
2011/056 09/12/2011 Valid Use of phytosanitary certificates as certificates of artificial propagation
2011/052 30/11/2011 Valid CITES security stamps
2011/044 06/10/2011 Valid CITES Wiki Identification Manual - Submission of identification material for species added to the Appendices
2011/029 23/08/2011 Valid Disposal of confiscated live tortoise and turtle specimens
2011/026 04/05/2011 Valid CITES Parties and National Biodiversity Strategies and Action Plans under the Convention on Biological Diversity - A Draft Guide
2011/022 24/02/2011 Valid CITES contribution to the National Portfolio Formulation Exercise of the Global Environment Facility
2011/021 24/02/2011 Valid CITES and National Biodiversity Strategies and Action Plans under the Convention on Biological Diversity
2011/019 17/02/2011 Valid Guidelines for the preparation and submission of annual reports
2011/016 10/02/2011 Valid Access to CITES texts in different languages
2011/010 19/01/2011 Valid DJIBOUTI - Reissue of a recommendation to suspend trade - National legislation
2011/009 19/01/2011 Valid PARAGUAY - Partial lifting of voluntary moratorium on trade in CITES species
2011/005 10/01/2011 Valid Outputs from the CITES Trade Database
2010
No. Date of issue Status Title
2010/042 17/12/2010 Valid Implementation of the listing of species in Appendix III where only specified national populations are included
2010/040 06/12/2010 Valid CITES email alert service
2010/038 29/11/2010 Valid PHILIPPINES - Prohibition of trade in CITES specimens
2010/036 19/11/2010 Valid Annotations for Aniba rosaeodora (Brazilian rosewood), Bulnesia sarmientoi (palo santo) and Euphorbia antisyphilitica (candelilla)
2010/034 04/11/2010 Valid Caviar trade database
2010/024 16/08/2010 Valid ZIMBABWE - Trade in ivory carvings
2010/015 17/06/2010 Valid MADAGASCAR - Recommendation to suspend trade
2009
No. Date of issue Status Title
2009/053 22/12/2009 Valid PERU - Exports of specimens of wild fauna and flora
2009/049 26/11/2009 Valid MIKE and ETIS Technical Advisory Group
2009/028 22/07/2009 Valid Ecomessage
2009/022 08/06/2009 Valid Training materials in Arabic
2009/021 25/05/2009 Valid JAPAN - Prior Confirmation System
2009/015 17/04/2009 Valid Discussion forum on timber identification and physical inspection
2009/009 06/03/2009 Valid Confiscation of live animals - List of sources of assistance provided by the Species Survival Network
2008
No. Date of issue Status Title
2008/069 16/12/2008 Valid Illegal trade in rhinoceros horn
2008/053 22/08/2008 Valid Explanatory notes for the export quotas
2008/021 07/03/2008 Valid MOZAMBIQUE - Stolen crocodile and leopard skin tags
2008/008 05/02/2008 Valid PHILIPPINES - Restrictions on the import of wild birds
2007
No. Date of issue Status Title
2007/041 22/11/2007 Valid Register of licensed exporters and of processing and repackaging plants for specimens of sturgeon and paddlefish species
2006
No. Date of issue Status Title
2006/074 14/12/2006 Valid SOMALIA - Reissue of a recommendation to suspend trade - Annual reports
2006/065 14/11/2006 Valid Enforcement-related contact information
2006/063 14/11/2006 Valid Fossil corals
2006/061 14/11/2006 Valid Review of Significant Trade - Trade in Falco cherrug
2006/059 14/11/2006 Valid PAKISTAN - Tagging of markhor (Capra falconeri) trophies
2006/055 31/10/2006 Valid Review of Significant Trade - Strombus gigas (queen conch)
2006/048 22/08/2006 Valid Trade in elephant specimens
2006/041 28/06/2006 Valid Personal and household effects
2006/006 16/01/2006 Valid ARGENTINA - Restrictions on trade in certain species
2006/005 12/01/2006 Valid Submission of national reports in electronic format(Republished on 30/04/10 with an update to the contact details in paragraph 8)
2006/004 12/01/2006 Valid LIECHTENSTEIN AND SWITZERLAND - Import policy for hunting trophies from Appendix-I species
2005
No. Date of issue Status Title
2005/059 14/10/2005 Valid MADAGASCAR - Trade in plants - stricter domestic measure
2005/054 19/09/2005 Valid AFGHANISTAN - Acceptance of permits and certificates
2005/035 06/07/2005 Valid Biennial report format
2005/026 27/04/2005 Valid COLOMBIA - Stolen crocodile tags
2005/014 21/03/2005 Valid Trade in seahorses
2004
No. Date of issue Status Title
2004/078 09/12/2004 Valid Submission of enforcement-related information by the public and non-governmental organizations to the CITES Secretariat
2004/055 30/07/2004 Valid MAURITANIA AND SOMALIA - Recommendation to suspend trade
2004/044 03/06/2004 Valid MADAGASCAR - Trade in Geochelone yniphora
2004/025 30/04/2004 Valid ISRAEL - Stricter domestic measures concerning import and export of wild fauna and flora
2003
No. Date of issue Status Title
2003/049 15/08/2003 Valid JORDAN - Trade in corals
2001
No. Date of issue Status Title
2001/052 10/08/2001 Valid Brazil: Trade in specimens of Cyanopsitta spixii
2001/029 18/05/2001 Valid ARGENTINA: Dolphin imports
2001/003 09/02/2001 Valid CITES permits and certificates - Involvement of the Secretariat
2000
No. Date of issue Status Title
2000/066 14/12/2000 Valid Illegal trade in Anodorhynchus leari
1999
No. Date of issue Status Title
1999/64 30/09/1999 Valid CHINA Marking of Prionailurus bengalensis
1999/39 31/05/1999 Valid INDIA Ban on trade in wild fauna and flora
1999/27 12/03/1999 Valid Confirmation of permits - Decisions of the Standing Committee
1998
No. Date of issue Status Title
1998/27 30/06/1998 Valid Designation of Management Authorities and Scientific Authorities
1997
No. Date of issue Status Title
988 13/10/1997 Valid MEXICO - Control of CITES documents
1996
No. Date of issue Status Title
932 04/09/1996 Valid Loans of Giant Pandas
1994
No. Date of issue Status Title
781 10/03/1994 Valid BRAZIL - Ranching of and Trade in Caimans
1993
No. Date of issue Status Title
759 31/08/1993 Valid PAPUA NEW GUINEA - Tagging of Crocodile Skins
1992
No. Date of issue Status Title
707 21/12/1992 Valid EGYPT - Regulation of the Exportation of CITES Specimens
681 24/08/1992 Valid BURUNDI - Suspension of the Issue of Export and Re-export Documents for Psittacus erithacus
662 16/01/1992 Valid EGYPT - Export Ban on Reptiles
1991
No. Date of issue Status Title
629 08/04/1991 Valid PAPUA NEW GUINEA - Ban on Export of Wild Collected Orchids
1988
No. Date of issue Status Title
482 24/05/1988 Valid VENEZUELA
1985
No. Date of issue Status Title
360 19/09/1985 Valid LIECHTENSTEIN AND SWITZERLAND - Implementation of the Convention with Respect to Stony Corals
1984
No. Date of issue Status Title
283 15/03/1984 Valid UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA - Export Ban on Agapornis personata