Canadian Treaty Series
PROTOCOL OF AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE VIII OF THE GENERAL AGREEMENT ON TECHNICAL COOPERATION BETWEEN PERU AND CANADA OF 23 NOVEMBER 1973
The Governments of Peru and Canada, wishing to facilitate the application of the General Agreement on Technical Cooperation signed by them on November 23, 1973, have agreed to sign a Protocol of Amendment to the said General Agreement, in order to accommodate the terms of Article VIII to the new provisions prescribed by the Peruvian Government which refer to the importation and sale of automobiles which experts have the right to import, as follows:
Article VIII of the General Agreement on Technical Cooperation between Peru and Canada of November 23, 1975 is modified in the following manner:
"ARTICLE VIII - The Government of Peru shall exempt Canadian firms and Canadian personnel, including their dependents from payment of import duties, tariffs or other taxes and charges on professional and technical equipment, as well as personal and household effects. They will be able to import or export free of customs duties, consumer and sales taxes, one automobile per expert for personal use at the time of their arrival in the country. The personnel enjoying this privilege will be able to import and sell their vehicle under the conditions established for Canadian diplomatic personnel accredited to the Government of Peru."
The force and the duration of the present Protocol of Amendment will be subject to the terms and requirements established in article XIV of General Agreement on Technical Cooperation between Peru and Canada of November 23, 1973, of which it will form an integral part.
IN FAITH OF WHICH, the undersigned, duly authorized by their respective governments, sign the present Protocol of Amendment.
EFFECTED in the city of Lima, the second day of July of 1975 in two copies in each of the English, French and Spanish languages, each version being equally authentic
Howard R. Wilson
Charge d'Affairs of Canada
FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF CANADA
General of Division
Miguel Angel de la Flor Valle
Minister of External Affairs
FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF PERU