Open general export licence (military goods, software and technology)

Licence for the export of a wide range of military equipment to low-risk destinations.


This open general export licence (OGEL) allows, subject to certain conditions, the export or transfer of goods, software or technology from the UK to any of the countries listed in the licence.

All previous licences are revoked.

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

You will need to download the Military Goods, Software and Technology Undertaking Template to use this OGEL.

If you do not meet the conditions of this licence, you may be able to consider using the government or NATO End-Use OGEL. This allows military goods to be exported to the governments of, or NATO headquarters in, specified countries.