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Article 19 - Responsibilities of the Depositary

  1. The original of this Agreement shall be deposited with New Zealand, which is hereby designated as the Depositary of the Agreement.
  2. The Depositary shall transmit certified copies of this Agreement and any amendments or protocols to all signatory and acceding States and all APEC member economies which have agreed to be bound by this Agreement in accordance with the Annex.
  3. The Depositary shall notify all signatory and acceding States and all APEC member economies which have agreed to be bound by this Agreement in accordance with the Annex of:
    1. Expressions of consent to be bound by this Agreement and any amendments in accordance with Articles 20 and 17, and instruments of APEC member economies indicating their agreement to be bound by this Agreement in accordance with the Annex or their acceptance of any amendments in accordance with Article 17;
    2. The respective dates on which the Agreement enters into force in accordance with Article 20, paragraphs 2, 3, 4 and 6;
    3. Notifications regarding non-application of the Agreement received in accordance with Article 20, paragraph 5;
    4. Any notification of withdrawal received in accordance with Article 18;
    5. The convening of negotiations to consider amendments in accordance with Article 17, paragraph 2(a);
    6. The respective dates on which an amendment enters into force in accordance with Article 17, paragraphs 2(d), 2(e) and 3(b); and
    7. Notifications received pursuant to Article 4, paragraph 3 and Article 7, paragraph 7.
  4. Following entry into force of this Agreement, the Depositary shall transmit a certified true copy of this Agreement to the Secretary General of the United Nations for registration and publication in accordance with Article 102 of the Charter of the United Nations and to the Secretary General of the International Civil Aviation Organization in accordance with Article 83 of the Convention. The Depositary shall likewise transmit certified true copies of any amendments which enter into force.
  5. The Depositary shall maintain a centralized register of airline designations and operating authorizations in accordance with Article 3, paragraphs 1 and 4 of this Agreement.
  6. The Depositary shall make available to the Parties copies of any arbitral decision or award issued under Article 14 of this Agreement.


New Zealand Ministry of Transport
Attention: Air Services
Phone: +64-4-439-9000
Fax: +64-4-439-9004
e-mail: maliat@transport.govt.nz
New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Attention: Treaty Officer
Legal Division
Fax:+64-473-2103
e-mail: lgl@mfat.govt.nz