A requirement to report

In accordance with Article 7 of the Convention on Cluster Munitions, States Parties are obligated to report to the United Nations Secretary-General no later than 180 days after entry into force of the Convention through an initial transparency report and on an annual basis by 30 April each year thereafter. States Parties are required to report on the status of their treaty implementation.

Where to send reports

Initial and annual transparency reports must be sent to the UN Secretary-General, via the Office for Disarmament Affairs at

Alternatively, reports can also be sent by regular mail or fax:

CCM Secretariat
Office for Disarmament Affairs
Palais des Nations, room C-113.1
Avenue de la Paix, 8-14
1211 Geneva 10
Fax: +41 22 917 00 34

Template forms and guide

To facilitate reporting, States Parties are recommended to use the reporting forms and to consult the Guide to reporting.

All initial and annual reports submitted by States are available on the United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG) page here.


For more information or support, contact the Implementation Support Unit at