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Open general export licence: exports under the US-UK defence trade co-operation treaty

Licence for the export or transfer of military goods or technology under the US-UK Defence Trade Co-operation Treaty from the UK to the US.

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This open general export licence (OGEL) allows, subject to certain conditions, the export or transfer of military goods or technology under the US-UK Defence Trade Co-operation Treaty from the UK to the US.

All previous licences are revoked.

This licence is subject to reporting requirements under the transparency initiative.

Published 22 May 2012
Last updated 24 July 2018 + show all updates
  1. Republished to clarify that an approved F1686 can be considered a written letter of approval from MOD.
  2. Licence updated and amended to reflect new contact details for the Export Control Joint Unit.
  3. Two entries: ML8.a.41 (explosive) and ML8.h (reactive materials) have been added to the list of non-permitted entries on this licence.
  4. Licence updated to reflect amendments to the Export Control Order 2008 that came into force on 13 July 2017.
  5. This licence has been republished to reflect amendments to the Export Control Order 2008.
  6. Amendments to rating code PL5001. Clause added referring to pre-visit questionnaires.
  7. Licence amended to reflect the new Government Security Classification System.
  8. Updated to reflect new reporting process in connection with the transparency initiative.
  9. First published.