Reporting obligation for: Biennial reports and national communications

Title Biennial reports and national communications
Description Copies of the Member States' national communications (in accordance with Article 12 of the UNFCCC) and biennial reports (in accordance with Decision 2/CP.17 of the Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC or subsequent relevant decisions adopted by the bodies of the UNFCCC) submitted to the UNFCCC Secretariat.
Delivery process is managed by EEA
Legislative instrument title Greenhouse gas Monitoring Mechanism Regulation (MMR)
Reporting dates and guidelines
National reporting coordinators
National reporting contacts MMR reporters (extranet-mmr-reporter)
Reporting frequency Every 24 months
Next report due 01/01/2018
Date comments Reporting dates to be determined in decisions from the Conference of Parties to the UNFCCC. 
Report to European Commission
Other clients using this reporting
Reporting guidelines UNFCCC Guidelines for Annex I National Communications  
Extra information COP 19 (Nov. 2013, Warsaw, Poland) adopted the work programme 23/CP.19 on the revision of the guidelines for the review of biennial reports and national communications, including national inventory reviews, for developed country Parties.
Principle repository Reportnet central data repository  
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Type of information reported