Section for Export Control

Implementation of export control of strategic products, services and technology, including military equipment and components and dual-use items (civilian products with military applications). Licensing authority for the export of certain types of products, technology and services. Safeguards Norwegian interests in the four multilateral export control regimes: the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR), and the Australia Group (AG), which deal with nuclear, chemical and biological weapons and launchers for these weapons, and the Wassenaar Arrangement, which covers conventional weapons, military goods and relevant technology. Responsibility for enforcing sanctions and restrictive measures.

The section is headed by Director Silja Skjelnes.

E-mail:
lisens@mfa.no (for queries regarding applications for export licenses, reporting, import certificates and delivery verification certificates)