These open general export licences (OGEL) allow the export of a range of dual-use (has a civilian and military application) goods, software and technology for tasks or hydrographic surveys in support of contracts within the oil and gas industry. This extends to a wide range of destinations, but is subject to certain conditions and restrictions.
Open general export licence (oil and gas exploration: dual-use items) from December 2019
This Open General Export Licence has been revised to take into account changes in legislation following the end of the transition period.
These OGELs have been revised to take into account changes in legislation following the end of the transition period.
The Italian Continental Shelf has been added as a permitted destination for this licence.
This open general export licence has been amended to reflect amendments to the EU dual-use export control list in Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 428/2009. It has also been extended to include the renewable industry within its scope. Control entries accidentally deleted during the formatting of the previous version have been reinstated.
Clarity on who can use this licence.
Licence updated and amended to reflect new contact details for the Export Control Joint Unit.
Licence updated and republished to reflect amendments to the EU dual-use export control list in Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 428/2009.
Licence amended and republished to reflect changes to the EU dual-use list.
Rating code '7A003' amended.
Amended to reflect updates to the EU Dual-Use List (Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 1382/2014).
Updated text in 'Conditions and requirements' to reflect new reporting process in connection with the transparency initiative.