Trading internationally in rough diamonds from 1 January 2021

This guidance provides information about how to trade internationally in rough diamonds after 1 January 2021.

New rules for January 2021

The UK has left the EU, and the transition period after Brexit comes to an end this year.

This page tells you what you'll need to do from 1 January 2021. It will be updated if anything changes.

You can also read about the transition period.



From 1 January 2021 the UK’s participation in the Kimberley Process will change. If you import or export rough diamonds, find out how the change will affect you.

Published 30 January 2020