April 21, 2017: HMT launches sanctions legislation consultation



Public consultation on sanctions legislation

Today, HM Government launches a public consultation  on its proposals for domestic sanctions legislation.  

The consultation sets out the Government’s thinking on the overarching legal powers the UK will need to:

  • meet its UN obligations to implement UN sanctions and 
  • impose its own domestic sanctions following the UK’s withdrawal from the EU

The consultation will run for nine weeks and will close on 23 June 2017

Consultation responses should be sent to:

If you have any questions about this consultation, please contact the consultation team directly on the above email address. 

Best regards,


Also, for good measure, the Export Control Organization (ECO) sent out a notice about the consultation in Notice to Exporters 2017/09.



Public Sanctions Consultation

Notice to Exporters 2017/09 

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