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Export control legislation is constantly evolving to remain up-to-date with new technologies and political developments. Anyone whose work requires them to consider export control legislation should ensure that they are aware of the latest developments.

The Export Control Organisation provides a ‘Notices to Exporters’ service to help disseminate information regarding new developments. The Notices are available online ( and can be subscribed to by email.

Recent Notices

Notice to exporters 2018/22: Amended Firearms Export Guidance

Amendments have been made to the Export Control Order 2008 to extend the controls on fireamrs to include devices capable of being converted into firearms. The Control Lists have been updated accordingly.

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