Iran is currently subject to financial sanctions imposed by the United Nations. This page contains the current list of designated persons, listed because of their proliferation-sensitive nuclear activities. It also contains information on the regulations.
In 2006, the UN Security Council imposed asset freeze restrictions on those it had determined were engaging in, directly associating with, or providing support for, Iran’s proliferation-sensitive nuclear activities or the development of nuclear weapon delivery systems.
Between 2007 and 2012, the European Commission implemented further measures.
Iran (nuclear proliferation) – Supreme Court judgement in Bank Mellat v. Her Majesty’s Treasury (No. 2)
On 19 June 2013, the Supreme Court found in favour of Bank Mellat in relation to their challenge to the Financial Restrictions (Iran) Order 2009 (SI 2009/2725). These restrictions ceased to have effect in October 2010.