Procedures

The documents below represent the current versions of applicable procedural documents.

All documents (forms, procedures, etc.) approved by the JISC and published on the UNFCCC JI website are intended for use in connection with the verification procedure under the JISC, as defined in paragraphs 30-45 of the JI guidelines. If the documents are used for any other purpose, they shall not be modified or changed in any way, and anyone making such use of the documents shall hold harmless and defend the JISC and the UNFCCC secretariat against any action that may be brought against them as a result of such use.

JISC related procedures
Rules of procedure of the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (version 02.1) (0 bytes)

Subcommittee / panel / working group related procedures
General terms of reference for panels and working groups under the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (version 02.0) (0 bytes)

Joint Implementation Programme of Activities related procedures
Procedures for programmes of activities under the verification procedure under the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (0 bytes)

Accreditation related procedures
Procedure on handling of complaints against a DOE acting as an AIE (version 01.0) (0 bytes)

NOTE: Based on the decision of the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (JISC) at its thirty-seventh meeting, since 30 September 2015, the JISC no longer accepts applications for initial accreditation or reaccreditation as an accredited independent entity (AIE). As of 2 August 2016, the JISC relies on the CDM accreditation system for all its accreditation functions. Meetings of the JI Accreditation Panel, accreditation assessment activities on AIEs, calls for JI assessment team experts, and regulatory documents related to JI accreditation are suspended until further notice. See JISC37 meeting report, paragraph 16 regarding the reliance of JI accreditation on the CDM accreditation system.

Procedure for accrediting independent entities by the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (version 07)* (0 bytes)
*Note: As of 22 June 2011 the following transitional measures for accrediting applicant independent entities that have been issued an indicative letter in accordance with the joint implementation accreditation procedure (version 01) (0 bytes) shall apply.
Terms of reference of the establishment of the joint implementation accreditation panel (version 03.0) (0 bytes)
Terms of reference for joint implementation assessment teams (version 02) (0 bytes)

Publication related procedures
Procedures on public availability of documents under the verification procedure under the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (version 02) (0 bytes)

Appraisal/review related procedures
Procedures for appraisals of determinations under the verification procedure under the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (Version 02) (0 bytes)
Procedures for reviews under the verification procedure under the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (version 04) (0 bytes)
Terms of reference for experts appraising determinations or participating in review teams under the verification procedure under the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (0 bytes)

Project participants related procedures
Modalities of communication of project participants with the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (0 bytes)
Procedures for including additional project participants or Parties involved in joint implementation projects after final determination under the verification procedure under the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (0 bytes)
Procedures for the withdrawal of project participants after final determination under the verification procedure under the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (0 bytes)

Other procedures
Terms of reference of the Designated Focal Point Forum (0 bytes)
Procedures for communication of the public with the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (version 02) (0 bytes)
Procedures for requests for clarification under the verification procedure under the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (0 bytes)
Procedures for the withdrawal of submissions under the verification procedure under the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (version 02) (0 bytes)
Procedures regarding changes during project implementation (0 bytes)


Note: The following two procedures have been cancelled with the adoption of the "Procedure for accrediting independent entities by the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (version 06)" and the "Joint implementation accreditation standard (version 01)":
  • "List of sectoral scopes (version 02)". The main body of this document has been incorporated in the "Procedure for accrediting independent entities by the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (version 06)", as Annex 1, whereas the provisions of its appendix A have been incorporated in the "Joint implementation accreditation standard (version 01)", with modifications as appropriate;
  • "Indicative level of fees to be paid to joint implementation assessment team by applicant independent entity or accredited independent entity (version 03)". The provisions of this document have been incorporated in the "Procedure for accrediting independent entities by the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (version 06)", as Annex 6, with modifications as appropriate.


(Unless otherwise indicated, the term "JI guidelines" refers to the annex of decision 9/CMP.1.)