Summary: Non-signatory Dominica has not taken any steps to accede to the convention. It has never attended a meeting of the convention but voted in favor of a United Nations (UN) resolution promoting the convention in 2018. Dominica says it has never used, produced, transferred, or stockpiled cluster munitions.
The Commonwealth of Dominica has not acceded to the Convention on Cluster Munitions.
Dominica last commented on cluster munitions in an April 2010 letter to Cluster Munition Monitor from a Ministry of Finance official, who said that “the Government of Dominica has no interest in being a party to the Convention on Cluster Munitions.” 
Dominica did not participate in the Oslo Process that created the convention, and it has never attended a meeting on cluster munitions.
Nonetheless, Dominica voted in favor of a key UN General Assembly (UNGA) resolution in December 2018, urging states outside the Convention on Cluster Munitions to “join as soon as possible.” 
Dominica is party to the Mine Ban Treaty. It has not joined the Convention on Conventional Weapons.
Use, production, transfer, and stockpiling
Dominica stated in its 2010 letter to the Monitor that it has not used, produced, transferred, or stockpiled cluster munitions. 
 Letter to Cluster Munition Monitor from H. Bazil, on behalf of the Financial Secretary, Ministry of Finance, 21 April 2010. The letter was in response to a Monitor letter requesting information from Dominica’s foreign minister on cluster munition policy and practice.
 “Implementation of the Convention on Cluster Munitions,” UNGA Resolution 73/54, 5 December 2018. It voted in favor of the annual UNGA resolution promoting the convention in 2015 and 2016, and was absent from the vote in 2017.
 Letter from H. Bazil, Ministry of Finance, 21 April 2010.