Guidance

Open general export licences for PCBs and components for military goods

Licences allowing the export or transfer of printed circuit boards (PCBs) and components for military goods. See explanation below for which licence to use.

Documents

Details

These open general export licences (OGELs) permit the export or transfer of printed circuit boards (PCBs) and items for military goods.

Open general export licence (PCBs and components for military goods) - from June 2019

This version of the licence is available for registration.

Open general export licence (PCBs and components for military goods)

This version of the licence is no longer available for registration, but remains available for users who registered before 20 June 2019.

Reporting requirements

These OGELs are subject to reporting requirements under the open licence returns transparency initiative.

Revoked licences

The most recent revoked licence is available in the documents section.

You can find revoked versions of the open general export licence (PCBs and components for military goods) on the National Archives website.

You can find revoked versions of the open general export licence (PCBs and components for military goods) - from June 2019 on the National Archives website.

Published 14 April 2016
Last updated 31 December 2020 + show all updates
  1. This Open General Export Licence has been revised to take into account changes in legislation following the end of the transition period.

  2. These OGELs have been revised to take into account changes in legislation following the end of the transition period.

  3. This open general export licence has been amended to remove Hong Kong as a permitted destination.

  4. Change in registration requirements, and clarity on who can use this licence.

  5. Venezuela added to the list of non-valid destinations following EU sanctions against that country imposed on 13 November 2017.

  6. The schedule of this licence has been extended to include component parts.

  7. Schedule 1 of this licence has bee revised.

  8. Ivory Coast and Liberia removed from destination countries in schedule 2.

  9. First published.