Sanctions and Restrictive Measures


The Orders in Council listed below give effect to sanctions imposed by United Nations Security Council Resolutions and decisions of the European Union in Council. They impose financial sanctions on designated persons and impose trade and arms restrictions.

An up to date list of designated persons in respect of each sanctions regime is available through the following website: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/financial-sanctions-regime-specific-consolidated-lists-and-releases.

The following website provides current information about trade and arms restrictions in respect of each sanctions regime: https://www.gov.uk/current-arms-embargoes-and-other-restrictions.