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EU Commission guidance on dual-use export control compliance


The European Commission has published Commission Recommendation (EU) 2021/1700,

which recommends that member states and exporters take account guidance for compliance programs in relation to the new EU dual-use export regulation

This is on the EU guidance section of the site.

The guidance:

  • Outlines the basic dual-use export control regime and controls on software, technology and certain activities;
  • Identifies research areas and scenarios that could trigger dual-use export controls;
  • Clarifies who is considered “the exporter” for research; and

And there is

  • Guidance for internal compliance programs.