Annexes (p. 20-27): 1. Status of the TIR Convention, 1975 -- 2. Information and documentation to be transmitted by contracting parties to the TIRExB -- 3. Comments for inclusion into the TIR Handbook, prepared and adopted by the UNECE Working Party on Customs Questions affecting Transport (WP.30) -- 4. Comment for inclusion into the TIR Handbook, prepared and adopted by the TIR Executive Board (TIRExB) / endorsed by the TIR Administrative Committee on 25 Oct. 2002 -- 5. Modification of the recommendation on the "introduction of a control system for TIR carnets" adopted by the Administrative Committee on 20 Oct. 1995.