Notice to Exporters 2015/21 – European Commission launches online public consultation on the dual-use export policy review (Regulation (EC) No 428/2009)
On 15 July the European Commission launched an online public consultation on their review of the EU export control regime for dual-use items (Regulation (EC) No 428/2009).
The Commission are looking to receive comments from all stakeholders on the objectives and review options that are outlined in their Communication (2014) 244 and their likely impact on the EU’s export control policy.
The Commission will use the results to help identify the most suitable regulatory and non-regulatory actions to put these options into effect and to decide on whether amendments should be proposed to Regulation (EC) No 428/2009.
Find more information on the public consultation and how to respond.
This consultation offers a further opportunity for UK companies to influence the thinking of the European Commission as they continue to review the dual-use export control regime.
The deadline for responses is 15 October 2015.