This statistical release presents the figures related to the export of objects of cultural interest.
The information will be included in the report on the operation of the control of such objects which the Secretary of State is required to present to Parliament under Section 10 (1)(a) of the Export Control Act 2002 (the ‘Act’). Previous statistics were published in the Export of Objects of Cultural Interest Annual Report 2008-09
These statistics are collated by the Export Licensing Unit at the Museums Libraries and Archives Council on behalf of the Secretary of State and are released by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority.
Latest Release: 20 November 2012
This statistical release sets out the latest annual figures for the 12 months to April 2010 for the export of objects of cultural interest. These statistics cover the United Kingdom.