Treaty being considered

The following treaty was tabled on 9 May 2017:

Treaty text - Third Party Note from China [2015] (PDF 78KB)
Treaty text - Third Party Note from Australia [2016] (PDF 19KB)
Related documents:

NIA with attachment on consultation (PDF 64KB)
Coversheet: (PDF 71KB)
Regulation Impact Statement: not applicable
Letters: not applicable


Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Joint Standing Committee on Treaties
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

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About this inquiry

This inquiry will examine the Exchange of notes amending the:

Agreement on Consular Relations between Australia and the People’s Republic of China [2000] ATS 26


Agreement between the Government of Australia and the Government of the People’s Republic of China concerning the Continuation of the Consular Functions by Australia in the Macau Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China
[1999] ATS 33

(Canberra, 9 May 2016)

Past Public Hearings

14 Aug 2017: Canberra


Inquiry Status

Report 173 tabled


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