Collection

Notices to exporters

Notices to exporters published by the Export Control Joint Unit (ECJU).

Notices to exporters contain important information about:

  • amendments to open general export licences
  • changes to the list of controlled goods
  • updates on legislation and sanctions

This collection include all notices to exporters published since July 2016.

You can find:

Notices to exporters 2020

Notices to exporters issued in 2020.

  1. Notice to exporters 2020/10: processing licence applications during coronavirus (COVID-19)
  2. Notice to exporters 2020/09: Export Control Joint Unit updates guidance on compliance checks for open licences
  3. Notice to exporters 2020/08: coronavirus (COVID-19) - export licence handling
  4. Notice to exporters 2020/07: export control training courses cancelled
  5. Notice to exporters 2020/06: Syria trade sanctions guidance amended
  6. Notice to exporters 2020/05: changes to permitted destinations of a number of OGELs
  7. Notice to exporters 2020/04: changes to inspection procedures
  8. Notice to exporters 2020/03: exporting and trading items subject to strategic controls during the transition period
  9. Notice to exporters 2020/02: open general licences updated
  10. Notice to exporters 2020/01: list of dual use controlled items updated

Notices to exporters 2019

Notices to exporters issued in 2019.

  1. Notice to exporters 2019/17: list of dual use controlled items to be updated soon
  2. Notice to exporters 2019/16: open general licences updated
  3. Notice to exporters 2019/15: UK exporters fined for exporting goods without a licence
  4. Notice to exporters 2019/14: 3 open general licences updated
  5. Notice to exporters 2019/13: new control on exporting submersible vessels and related equipment to Russia
  6. Notice to exporters 2019/12: 2 open general export licences updated
  7. Notice to exporters 2019/11: 6 new OGELs issued
  8. Notice to exporters 2019/10: Export Control Order 2008 amended and control list updated
  9. Notice to exporters 2019/09: Court of Appeal judgment about military exports to Saudi Arabia
  10. Notice to Exporters 2019/08: 3 open general licences updated
  11. Notice to exporters 2019/07: OGEL for export of dual-use items to EU member states updated
  12. Notice to exporters 2019/06: UK exporter punished for brokering goods without a licence
  13. Notice to exporters 2019/05: UK company fined more than £80,000 for illegal exports
  14. Notice to exporters 2019/04: software control list entry added to 3 military OGELs
  15. Notice to exporters 2019/03: new OGEL published covering export of dual-use items to EU member states
  16. Notice to exporters 2019/02: UK companies fined for illegal exports
  17. Notice to exporters 2019/01: collaborative project Typhoon OGEL updated
  18. Notice to exporters 2019/16: open general licences updated

Notices to exporters 2018

Notices issued during 2018.

  1. Notice to exporters 2018/26: EU-imposed sanctions on Eritrea lifted
  2. Notice to exporters 2018/25: open licence updates with effect from 4 January 2019
  3. Notice to exporters 2018/24: Annex 1 of EU regulation 428/2009 (list of dual use controlled items) to be updated soon
  4. Notice to exporters 2018/23: European Commission launches survey on draft guidelines for internal compliance programmes (ICPs)
  5. Notice to exporters 2018/22: Export Control Order 2008 amended and firearms export guidance note published
  6. Notice to exporters 2018/20: cyber export control seminar, 21 November 2018 London
  7. Notice to exporters 2018/19: consultation launched on the national security and investment white paper
  8. Notice to exporters 2018/18: 12 OGELs updated to clarify security provisions
  9. Notice to exporters 2018/17: Argentina export control policy updated
  10. Notice to exporters 2018/16: export control joint unit changes email address format
  11. Notice to exporters 2018/15: control list classification service to return on 25 June
  12. Notice to exporters 2018/14: EU renews Russia sanctions concerning annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol
  13. Notice to exporters 2018/13: new merger and takeover rules potentially affecting UK exporters in force from 11 June 2018
  14. Notice to exporters 2018/12: open general transhipment licence updated following Venezuela sanctions
  15. Notice to exporters 2018/11: OGELs amended to exclude Myanmar (Burma)
  16. Notice to exporters 2018/10: HMRC prosecutes company for unlicensed exports
  17. Notice to exporters 2018/09: UK company fined six-figure sum for illegal exports
  18. Notice to exporters 2018/08: new open general export licence published and 26 OGELs updated
  19. Notice to exporters 2018/07: guidance on the ‘Cryptography Note’
  20. Notice to exporters 2018/06: European Commission survey on 'specially designed for military use'
  21. Notice to exporters 2018/05: consolidated list updated
  22. Notice to exporters 2018/04: Export Control Order 2008 amended and 4 OGELs
  23. Notice to exporters 2018/03: updates to controls on 'information security' products using cryptography
  24. Notice to exporters 2018/02: guidance on completing MOD form 680 applications
  25. Notice to exporters 2018/01: consolidated list updated

Notices to exporters 2017

Notices to exporters issued in 2017.

  1. Notice to exporters 2017/29: 9 open licences amended - confirmation
  2. Notice to exporters 2017/28: updates to nine open licences delayed
  3. Notice to exporters 2017/27: nine open licences amended
  4. Notice to exporters 2017/26: OGELs and OGTCLs updated following Venezuela sanctions
  5. Notice to exporters 2017/25: new EU sanctions against Venezuela
  6. Notice to exporters 2017/24: maritime anti-piracy open general trade control licence amended
  7. Notice to exporters 2017/23: reminder of email address for OGEL or Crown Exemption letters
  8. Notice to exporters 2017/22: government publishes sanctions and money laundering bill
  9. Notice to exporters 2017/21: consultation launched on national security and infrastructure investment review
  10. Notice to exporters 2017/20: latest export control training bulletin published
  11. Notice to exporters 2017/19: Crown exemption for MOD owned goods
  12. Notice to exporters 2017/18: new controls on export of inflatable boats and outboard motors to Libya
  13. Notice to exporters 2017/17: new open general export licence published
  14. Notice to exporters 2017/16: consolidated list updated
  15. Notice to exporters 2017/15: four OGELs updated
  16. Notice to exporters 2017/14: PCBs and components for military goods licence updated
  17. Notice to exporters 2017/13: Export Control Order 2008 amended
  18. Notice to Exporters 2017/12: EU extends sanctions on Crimea and Sevastopol and sanctions on Russia
  19. Notice to exporters 2017/11: more export control training courses added
  20. Notice to exporters 2017/10: latest export control training bulletin published
  21. Notice to exporters 2017/09: give us your views on proposed domestic sanctions legislation
  22. Notice to exporters 2017/08: Iran list removed from GOV.UK
  23. Notice to exporters 2017/07: changes to export control legislation
  24. Notice to exporters 2017/06: 6 open licences updated - correction
  25. Notice to exporters 2017/05: 6 open licences updated
  26. Notice to exporters 2017/04: new consolidated list published
  27. Notice to exporters 2017/03: North Korea export control order amended
  28. Notice to exporters 2017/02: Export Control Order 2008 amended
  29. Notice to exporters 2017/01: 16 open licences updated

Notices to exporters 2016

Notices to exporters issued during 2016.

Published 16 August 2016
Last updated 9 April 2020 + show all updates
  1. Notices 2020/09 and 2020/10 added to collection page.

  2. Notices to exporters 2020/07 and 2020/08 relating to coronavirus added to collection page.

  3. Notice to exporters 2020/06 added to collection page.

  4. Notice to exporters 2020/05 added to collection page.

  5. Notice to exporters 2020/04 added to collection page.

  6. Notice to exporters 2020/03 added to collection page.

  7. Notice to exporters 2020/02 added to collection page.

  8. Following notices added: 2019/16 and 2020/01.

  9. Notice to exporters 2019/15 and Notice to exporters 2019/17 added to collection page.

  10. Notice to exporters 2019/14 added to collection page.

  11. Notice to exporters 2019/13 added to collection page.

  12. Notice to exporters 2019/12 added to collection page.

  13. Notice to exporters 2019/11 added to collection page.

  14. Notice to exporters 2019/10 added to collection page.

  15. Notice to exporters 2019/09 added to collection page.

  16. Notice to exporters 2019/08 added to collection page.

  17. Notice to exporters 2019/07 added to collection page.

  18. Notice to exporters 2019/06 added to collection page.

  19. Notice to exporters 2019/05 added to collection page.

  20. Notice to exporters 2019/04 added to collection page.

  21. Notice to exporters 2019/02 and 2019/03 published.

  22. Notice to exporters 2019/01 published.

  23. Addition of Notice to exporters 2018/26 on lifting of EU-imposed sanctions on Eritrea and Notice to exporters 2018/25 on updates to open licences.

  24. Notice to exporters 2018/24 published.

  25. Notice to exporters 2018/23: European Commission launches survey on draft guidelines for internal compliance programmes (ICPs) published.

  26. Added - Notice to exporters 2018/22: Export Control Order 2008 amended and firearms export guidance note published.

  27. Notice to exporters 2018/21 published.

  28. Notice to exporters 2018/20 published.

  29. Notice to exporters 2018/19 published.

  30. Notice to exporters 2018/18 published. (Notice to exporters 2018/17 was published on 27 June 2018.)

  31. Notice to exporters 2018/16 published.

  32. Notice to exporters 2018/15 published. (Notice to exporters 2018/14 published 20 June 2018.)

  33. Added Notice to exporters 2018/13: new merger and takeover rules potentially affecting UK exporters in force from 11 June 2018.

  34. Notice to exporters 2018/12 published.

  35. Notice to exporters 2018/11 published.

  36. Notice to exporters 2018/09 published.

  37. Notice to exporters 2018/09 published.

  38. Notice to exporters 2018/08 published.

  39. Notice to exporters 2018/07 published.

  40. Notices to exporters 2018/05 and 2018/06 published.

  41. Notice to exporters 2018/04 published.

  42. Notice to exporters 2018/03 published.

  43. Notice to exporters 2018/02 published.

  44. Notice to exporters 2018/01 published.

  45. Notice to exporters 2017/29 published.

  46. Notice to exporters 2017/28 published.

  47. Notice to exporters 2017/27 published.

  48. Notice to exporters 2017/25 added and 2017/26 published.

  49. Notice to exporters 2017/24 published.

  50. Notice to exporters 2017/23 published.

  51. Notice to exporters 2017/22 published.

  52. Notice to exporters 2017/21 published.

  53. Notice to exporters 2017/20 published.

  54. Notice to exporters 2017/19 published.

  55. Notice to exporters 2017/18 published.

  56. Notice to exporters 2017/17 published.

  57. Notice to exporters 2017/16 published.

  58. Notice to exporters 2017/15 published.

  59. Notice to exporters 2017/14 published.

  60. Notice to exporters 2017/13 published.

  61. Notice to exporters 2017/12 published.

  62. Notice to exporters 2017/11 published.

  63. Notice to exporters 2017/10 published.

  64. Notice to exporters 2017/09 published.

  65. Notice to exporters 2017/08 published.

  66. Notice to exporters 2017/07 published.

  67. Notice to exporters 2017/06 published (this corrects and replaces notice to exporters 2017/05).

  68. Notice to exporters 2017/05 published.

  69. Notice to exporters 2017/04 published.

  70. Notice to exporters 2017/03 published.

  71. Notice to exporters 2017/02 published.

  72. Notice to exporters 2017/01 published.

  73. Notice to exporters 2016/25 published.

  74. Published notice to exporters 2016/24: five dual-use open licences updated and one revoked

  75. Added Notice to Exporters 2016/23.

  76. Notice to Exporters 2016/22 published.

  77. Notice to Exporters 2016/21 published.

  78. First published.