Business tax – collection

Import and export controls

Which goods are controlled and how to get licences for them; the UK Strategic Export Control Lists; dealing with the Export Control Organisation (ECO).

Contents

  1. Documents

Documents

  1. Anti-dumping duty, 'countervailing' and other trade defence measures

    • 13 June 2013
    • Detailed guide
  2. Assessment of export licence applications: criteria and policy

    • 12 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  3. Binding Tariff Information Rulings

    • 12 February 2004
    • Detailed guide
  4. Border Inspection Posts for live animals and animal products

    • 13 June 2013
    • Detailed guide
  5. Brokering (trade) of dual-use items

    • 11 September 2012
    • Detailed guide
  6. Chemical Weapons Convention guidance

    • 30 May 2013
    • Detailed guide
  7. Chemicals: international trade regulations

    • 30 May 2013
    • Detailed guide
  8. Compliance and enforcement of export controls

    • 16 October 2012
    • Detailed guide
  9. Conflict minerals

    • 19 June 2013
    • Detailed guide
  10. Controls on radioactive sources

    • 10 September 2012
    • Detailed guide
  11. Controls on torture goods

    • 15 January 2014
    • Detailed guide
  12. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora controls: import and export of protected species

    • 9 August 2012
    • Detailed guide
  13. Creative and cultural: international trade regulations

    • 1 January 2014
    • Detailed guide
  14. Crown exemption for controlled military list equipment and technology owned by the UK MOD

    • 18 April 2013
    • Detailed guide
  15. Current arms embargoes and other restrictions

    • 11 September 2014
    • Detailed guide
  16. Customs clearance for animals and animal products

    • 13 June 2013
    • Detailed guide
  17. Do I need an export licence?

    • 19 September 2013
    • Detailed guide
  18. Dual-use open general export licences

    • 12 September 2012
    • Detailed guide
  19. EU General Export Authorisations

    • 14 August 2012
    • Detailed guide
  20. EU timber regulation: guidance for business and industry

    • 2 April 2014
    • Detailed guide
  21. Electronic transfer abroad of controlled military technology and software

    • 12 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  22. Embargoes and sanctions on Liberia

    • 4 June 2013
    • Detailed guide
  23. End-Use Relief

    • 13 June 2013
    • Detailed guide
  24. End-user and stockist undertakings for SIELs and consignee undertakings for OIELs

    • 21 September 2012
    • Detailed guide
  25. Export control legislation for UK academics and researchers

    • 12 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  26. Export licensing of Man-Portable Air Defence Systems

    • 12 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  27. Export of cryptographic items

    • 12 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  28. Export of nuclear equipment, material and technology: 'Trigger List' requirements

    • 12 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  29. Export of technology

    • 28 November 2014
    • Detailed guide
  30. Export strategic goods to the Channel Islands

    • 11 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  31. Exporting goods outside the EU

    • 13 June 2013
    • Detailed guide
  32. Exporting in support of UK government defence contracts

    • 6 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  33. Exporting military goods to the United States

    • 12 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  34. Extraterritorial Trade Controls

    • 7 September 2012
    • Detailed guide
  35. FLEGT scheme guidance

    • 31 July 2014
    • Detailed guide
  36. Firearms and export control forms

    • 3 September 2012
    • Detailed guide
  37. Get the right licences for international trading

    • 13 June 2013
    • Detailed guide
  38. Global Project Licence

    • 12 September 2012
    • Detailed guide
  39. Healthcare and medical: international trade regulations

    • 24 April 2015
    • Detailed guide
  40. Import and export licences

    • 1 August 2012
    • Detailed guide
  41. Importing Common Agricultural Policy goods

    • 8 October 2012
    • Detailed guide
  42. Importing animal furs and skins; export of fish

    • 8 August 2012
    • Detailed guide
  43. Importing solid ammonium nitrate at 500kg or more

    • 8 August 2012
    • Detailed guide
  44. International non-proliferation and arms control regimes

    • 12 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  45. Intra-Community Transfer Directive 2009/43/EC

    • 19 September 2012
    • Detailed guide
  46. Licence types: FAQs

    • 17 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  47. Making better licence applications

    • 29 August 2012
    • Detailed guide
  48. Maritime anti-piracy documentation service

    • 12 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  49. Military End-Use Control

    • 3 August 2012
    • Detailed guide
  50. Military Goods Open General Export Licences

    • 9 May 2014
    • Detailed guide
  51. Ministry of Defence (MOD) Form 680 applications

    • 2 April 2014
    • Detailed guide
  52. Guns and offensive weapons: UK border control

    • 1 August 2012
    • Detailed guide
  53. Open General Licences: an overview

    • 12 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  54. Open General Trade Control Licences

    • 11 February 2014
    • Detailed guide
  55. Open Individual Export Licences

    • 13 February 2015
    • Detailed guide
  56. Personal food, plant and animal product imports

    • 4 July 2013
    • Detailed guide
  57. Removing trade barriers for UK exporters

    • 9 October 2012
    • Detailed guide
  58. RoHS: compliance and guidance

    • 15 April 2014
    • Detailed guide
  59. SPIRE: an overview

    • 11 September 2012
    • Detailed guide
  60. Standard Individual Export Licences

    • 12 September 2012
    • Detailed guide
  61. Export control training for exporters of strategic goods

    • 16 October 2012
    • Detailed guide
  62. Supplementary Weapons of Mass Destruction End-Use controls

    • 6 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  63. The New Computerised Transit System: supporting guidance

    • 17 March 2014
    • Guidance
  64. Trade controls (trafficking and brokering)

    • 22 November 2013
    • Detailed guide
  65. Trade Control Licences for brokering

    • 12 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  66. Trade controls on military goods for trade fairs and exhibitions

    • 14 August 2012
    • Detailed guide
  67. Transhipment licences

    • 3 September 2012
    • Detailed guide
  68. Transport controls

    • 12 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  69. Transport document completion

    • 16 October 2012
    • Detailed guide
  70. UK Strategic Export Control Lists

    • 12 December 2012
    • Detailed guide
  71. Using the New Computerised Transit System to move goods across the EU and Common Transit countries

    • 25 June 2013
    • Detailed guide
  72. Use and submit Supplementary Declarations

    • 1 January 2015
    • Detailed guide
  73. Weapons of mass destruction: End-Use Control

    • 19 November 2013
    • Detailed guide
  74. Wood packaging: requirements for imports and exports

    • 1 August 2012
    • Detailed guide