DIT provides trade and investment services and practical support. We help UK companies succeed in Iran, and Iranian companies set up and invest in the UK.

We offer expertise and contacts through our extensive network of specialists in the UK, and staff in the British Embassy in Iran.

Set up a business and invest in the UK

Discover investment opportunities and learn how your business can expand to the UK on great.gov.uk.

Buy from the UK

Find exceptional and creative UK trade partners with DIT’s Find a Supplier service on great.gov.uk.

Export to Iran from the UK

UK companies can increase their sales, growth and stability by selling to Iran.

Our export guide to Iran provides essential information for new and established exporters.

On great.gov.uk, DIT provides:

Export licensing and special rules for Iran

Information on products or services which require licences for supply outside of the UK.

Arms embargo and other restrictions on Iran

Details of any arms embargoes, trade control restrictions, defence export policies and restrictions on terrorist organisations which may apply to Iran.

Financial sanctions on Iran

Information on any financial sanctions imposed in the UK towards Iran.

Contact us

Department for International Trade (DIT) Iran

British Embassy in Tehran
172 Ferdowsi Avenue


+98 ( 0)21 6405 2000

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