Guidance

Financial sanctions, Burma

Burma is currently subject to UK financial sanctions. This document provides a current list of designated persons.

Documents

Latest HM Treasury Notice, 25/02/2021, Burma

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Details

The Burma (Sanctions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 ensure sanctions relating to Burma are implemented effectively after the UK leaves the EU.

Context

This sanctions regime is aimed at encouraging the Burma security forces to comply with international human rights law and to respect human rights. The Regulations impose asset freezes on members of the Burma Security Forces who have been identified as being responsible for serious human rights violations in Burma.

UK regulations

EU regulations (applicable prior to 11:00pm, 31 December 2020)

Find out more about UK sanctions on Burma

Published 27 April 2018
Last updated 25 February 2021 + show all updates
  1. Updated with 'Latest HM Treasury Notice, 25/02/2021, Burma'

  2. Updated with 'Latest HM Treasury Notice, 18/02/2021, Burma'

  3. Updated with 'Latest HM Treasury notice, Burma, 19/01/2021'

  4. Updated to reflect regime coming into force under the Sanctions Act

  5. Updated with 'Latest HM Treasury notice, 11/08/2020, Burma (Correction)'

  6. Updated with 'Latest HM Treasury notice, 27/04/2020, Burma (Reg 2020/562)'

  7. Updated with 'Latest HM Treasury Notice, 01/05/2019, Burma (Reg 2019/672)'

  8. Updated 'Latest HM Treasury notice, 24/12/2018, Burma (Reg 2018/2053)'.

  9. Updated with latest HM Treasury notice, 13/08/2018, Burma (Reg 2018/1117).

  10. Updated summary.

  11. Updated with latest HM Treasury Notice, 26/06/2018, Burma (Reg 2018/898).

  12. First published.