Participating StatesDepartment for Business, Innovation and Skills

Argentina Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores, Comercio Internacional y Culto
Direccion de Seguridad Internacional, Asuntos Nucleares y Espaciales
Esmeralda 1212 piso 11, (1007) Buenos Aires
Tel: 0054 11 4819 7830 - Fax: 0054 11 4819 7828
Australia Department of Defence - Export Controls Office
Austria Austrian Federal Ministry of Economy, Family and Youth
Belgium Federal Public Service Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Disarmament and Non Proliferation Arms, Mrs. Marie-France André,
Ministère de la Région de Bruxelles-Capitale, Direction des Relations extérieures, Mr. Eric Maes, E-mail :
Service Public de Wallonie, Direction Licences Armes, Mme Maryna Tsukanova, E-mail:; Website:
Flemish Department of Foreign Affairs, Strategic Good control Unit, Mr. Michael Peeters, E-mail:
Bulgaria Interministerial Commission for Export Control and Non-Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction (in Bulgarian and English)
Canada Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development
Export Controls Division (TIE)
125 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0G2
Telephone: 1-613-996-2387, Fax: 1-613-996-9933
Canada's Export Controls
Contrôles à l'exportation du Canada
Croatia Ministry of Economy
Czech Republic Licensing Office, Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic
Denmark National Danish Enterprise and Construction Authority - Export Controls Information
(in Danish)
National Danish Enterprise and Construction Authority - Export Controls Information
(in English)
Estonia Export Control Division, Ministry of Foregin Affairs of the Republic of Estonia -
Phone: (+372) 6 377 200, fax: (+372) 6377 288.
Finland Vientivalvonta Suomessa - Finland's Export Controls
France French Policy on Export Controls for Conventional Arms and Dual-Use Goods and Technologies
La Politique Francaise de Controle des Exportations d'Armement et de Biens et Technologies a Double Usage


Ministry of Industry: Dual-use goods

Ministry of Industry: Defence goods export control

Cryptographic Goods:

Germany Export Control Policy
Bundesamt für Wirtschaft und Ausfuhrkontrolle (BAFA) Federal Office of Economics and Export Control (BAFA)
Tel: +49 6196-9080, Fax: +49 6196-908 800
Policy Principles of the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany for the Export of War Weapons and Other Military Equipment    (pdf)
Greece Ministry for Development, Competitiveness Infrastructure, Transport and Networks
General Directorate for International Economic Policy
Directorate of Import-Export Regimes, Trade Defence Instruments
fax: +30 210 3286094
tel: +30 210 3286021, +30 2103286037 +30 2103286047
Hungary Hungarian Trade Licensing Office
Military Items
Dual-Use Items
Ireland Irish Export Licensing Unit
Italy Ministry of Foreign Affairs (U.A.M.A.: Unit for weapons export licensing ), Piazzale della Farnesina 1, I-00194 Roma, tel. 39 0636911
Website: Economic Development Ministry (D.G.P.C.: Dir Gen. for trade policy), Viale America 341, I-00144 Roma, tel. 39 0659931

Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Japan’s Policies on the Control of Arms ExportsSecurity Export Control Policy Division, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
 Tel: +81 (0)3 3501 2800, Fax: +81 (0)3 3501 6004


Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Latvia (

 Security Policy Department:

 Strategic Goods Export Control Division

Tel: (+371) 7016196, fax: (+371) 7227226

 Licensing office

Tel: (+371) 7039428, fax: (+371) 7039429

 Non-proliferation and Arms Control Division

Tel: (+371) 7016156, fax: (+371) 7227226

Lithuania Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Transatlantic Cooperation and Security Policy Department Arms Control and Terrorism Prevention Division (General policy, exchange of information)
Tel: +370 5 236 2429 , Fax: +370 5 236 2519 E-mail:
Ministry of Economy - Trade Department - Division of Strategic Goods Export Control (Licensing Office)
Phone: +370 5 262 30 85; +370 5 261 88 44 , Fax: +370 5 262 19 85
Luxembourg Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Export Controls
Malta Ms Laura Sammut
Disarmament and Non Proliferation Desk
Directorate General, Political
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Palazzo Pariso
Merchants Street
Tel.: +356 2204 2250
Fax: +356 2124 0210
Mexico Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Dir. Gen. for the United Nations, Desk Officer for International Security and Non Proliferation)
Juárez #20, Centro, ZC 06010, Cuauhtémoc, Mexico City.
Tel: (55) 3686 - 5100 Ext. 5777 / 5772.
Netherlands Information and enquiries on the Netherlands export control system can be obtained from:
The Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation,
Division International Trade Policy and Economic Governance
P.O. Box 20101, 2500 EC, The Hague
Tel: 31 70 3796380 Fax: 31 70 3797392
For information on the Netherlands Export Control Policy in the English language go to:
Our main export control internet pages are in the Dutch language and available through:
New Zealand All export control enquiries should be addressed to the Export Controls Officer in the International Security and Disarmament Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
 (Fax: 0064 4 494 8519, Phone: 0064 4 439 8449)
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Export Controls Website (in Norwegian)
Poland Poland's export control authorities.
Portugal Ministry of National Defence  - Directorate-General of Armaments Contracts and Armaments Control Services - Import and Export Control Division
Tel: + 351 21 303 85 66 Fax: + 351 21 301 84 83
For information on the Portuguese Export Control Policy click here and choose the title “Portuguese Export Control Policy” Annual reports (in Portuguese only).
Republic of Korea

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade


Romania Ministry of Foreign Affairs/Department for Export Controls
Russian Federation Federal Service for Technical and Export Control (in Russian)
Slovakia Ministry of Economy, Department of Sensitive Goods Trading Management, Division of Sensitive Goods
Slovenia Defence Exports: Ministry of Defence Republic of Slovenia - English language - Annual reports
Export Policy: Ministry of Foreign Affairs Republic of Slovenia - English language - Foreign policy - International security
South Africa

TRADE - Foreign Trade - Sector Information - Defense and Dual-Use Material

Link 1 (In Spanish)
Link 2 (in Spanish)


ISP, Swedish Agency for Non-Proliferation and Export Controls  (in Swedish)

ISP, Swedish Agency for Non-Proliferation and Export Controls (in English)

Switzerland State Secretariat for Economic Affairs
Federal Department of Economy
Tel: +41 31 322 2346, Fax: +41 31 323 5110
Turkey Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkey, Arms Control and Disarmament Department
(Tel: +90 312 292 17 94 Fax: +90 312 287 37 31)

Undersecretariat of the Prime Ministry for Foreign Trade Information on Export Controls in Turkey  – An informal website in Turkish provided for information purposes by the General Secretariat of Istanbul Mineral and Metals Exporters’ Association
Export Control of Dual-use and Sensitive Goods in Turkey
Military Items (in Turkish)
Ukraine State Service of Export Control of Ukraine
United Kingdom Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
United States Department of State - Bureau of International Security and Non Proliferation (ISN)
Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, US Department of State
Bureau of Industry and Security, US Department of Commerce
Export Administration Regulations Marketplace, US Department of Commerce
Defense Technology Security Administration, US Department of Defense
Delegation to Wassenaar Arrangement, US Mission to International Organizations in Vienna