Policy paper

Proscribed terrorist groups or organisations

List of terrorist groups or organisations banned under UK law, and details of proscription criteria.


Proscribed terrorist groups or organisations

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This document lists the extremist groups or organisations banned under UK law, and provides the criteria that are considered when deciding whether or not to proscribe a group or organisation.

We have also published a guide for people who work overseas in areas affected by terrorist activity on operating within counter-terrorism legislation.

Published 12 July 2013
Last updated 22 December 2017 + show all updates
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