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South Africa, Republic of


IAEA Membership: 6 June 1957 Capital:  Pretoria
Number of Accession: 9 Area (sq.Km):  1221037
     Population (mln) 45 (2003 data)
Periods Represented on the Board:

1957-77, 1995-2003, 2003-2004, 2004-06, 2006-2007, 2007-2008; 2009-2010, 2010-2011, 2011-2012, 2012-2013, 2013-2014

Multilateral Agreements


  Title In Force Status
P&I Agreement on the Privileges and Immunities of the IAEA 2002-09-13 acceptance: 2002-09-13
VC Vienna Convention on Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage   Non-Party
VC/OP Optional Protocol Concerning the Compulsory Settlement of Disputes   Non-Party
CPPNM Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material 2007-10-17 Signature: 1981-05-18
ratification: 2007-09-17
CPPNME Amendment to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material   Non-Party
NOT Convention on Early Notification of a Nuclear Accident 1987-09-10 Signature: 1987-08-10
ratification: 1987-08-10
ASSIST Convention on Assistance in the Case of a Nuclear Accident or Radiological Emergency 1987-09-10 Signature: 1987-08-10
ratification: 1987-08-10
JP Joint Protocol Relating to the Application of the Vienna Convention and the Paris Convention   Non-Party
NS Convention on Nuclear Safety 1997-03-24 Signature: 1994-09-20
ratification: 1996-12-24
RADW Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management 2007-02-13 accession: 2006-11-15
PVC Protocol to Amend the Vienna Convention on Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage   Non-Party
SUPP Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage   Non-Party
RSA Revised Supplementary Agreement Concerning the Provision of Technical Assistance by the IAEA (RSA) 2006-09-19 Signature: 2006-09-19
RCA Fifth Agreement to Extend the 1987 Regional Cooperative Agreement for Research, Development and Training Related to Nuclear Science and Technology (RCA)   Non-Party
AFRA African Regional Co-operative Agreement for Research, Development and Training Related to Nuclear Science and Technology (AFRA) - Fourth Extension 2010-08-23 acceptance: 2010-08-23
ARCAL Co-operation Agreement for the Promotion of Nuclear Science and Technology in Latin America and the Caribbean (ARCAL)   Non-Party
ARASIA Co-operative Agreement for Arab States in Asia for Research, Development and Training Related to Nuclear Science and Technology (ARASIA) - First Extension   Non-Party
Last updated on 2014-07-10 by OLA

Safeguards Agreements


Reg.No Title In Force Status
1615 Agreement between the IAEA and the Government of the Republic of South Africa for Application of Safeguards in Connection with the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons 1991-09-16 Signature: 1991-09-16
1744 Protocol Additional to the Agreement between the Government of the Republic of South Africa and the International Atomic Energy Agency for the Application of Safeguards in Connection with the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons 2002-09-13 Signature: 2002-09-13

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