COMMUNITY GENERAL EXPORT AUTHORISATION No EU001
(referred to in Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 1334/2000)
Issuing authority: European Community
This export authorisation covers the following items:
All dual use items specified in any entry in Annex I of the present Regulation except those listed in Part 2 below.
- All items specified in Annex IV.
- 0C001 "Natural uranium" or "depleted uranium" or thorium in the form of metal, alloy, chemical compound or concentrate and any other material containing one or more of the foregoing.
- 0C002 "Special fissile materials" other than those specified in Annex IV.
- 0D001 "Software" specially designed or modified for the "development2, "production" or "use" of goods specified in Category 0, insofar as it relates to 0C001 or to those items of 0C002 that are excluded from Annex IV.
- 0E001 "Technology" according to the Nuclear Technology Notes for the "development", "production" or "use" of goods specified in Category 0, insofar as it relates to 0C001 or to those items of 0C002 that are excluded from Annex IV.
- 1A102 Resaturated pyrolised carbon-carbon components designed for space launch vehicles specified in 9A004 or sounding rockets specified in 9A104.
- 1C351 Human pathogens, zoonoses and "toxins".
- 1C352 Animal pathogens.
- 1C353 Genetic elements and genetically modified organisms.
- 1C354 Plant pathogens.
- 7E104 "Technology" for the integration of the flight control, guidance, and propulsion data into a flight management system for optimisation of rocket system trajectory.
- 9A009a Hybrid rocket propulsion systems with total impulse capacity exceeding 1.1 MNs.
- 9A117 Staging mechanisms, separation mechanisms, and interstages, usable in "missiles".
This export authorisation is valid throughout the Community for exports to the following destinations:
- New Zealand
- United States of America
Note: Parts 2 and 3 may be amended only in conformity with the relevant obligations and commitments that each Member State has accepted as a member of the international non-proliferation regimes and export control arrangements, and in conformity with the public security interests of each Member State as reflected in its responsibility for deciding on applications for authorisations to export dual use items under Article 6(2) of this Regulation.
Conditions and requirements for use of this authorisation
- This general authorisation may not be used if the exporter has been informed by the competent authorities of the Member State in which he is established that the items in question are or may be intended, in their entirety or in part, for use in connection with the development, production, handling, operation, maintenance, storage, detection, identification or dissemination of chemical, biological or nuclear weapons or other nuclear explosive devices or the development, production, maintenance or storage of missiles capable of delivering such weapons, or if the exporter is aware that the items in question are intended for such use.
- This general authorisation may not be used if the exporter has been informed by the competent authorities of the Member State in which he is established that the items in question are or may be intended for a military end-use as defined in Article 4(2) of the Regulation in a country subject to an EU, OSCE or UN arms embargo, or if the exporter is aware that the items in question are intended for such use.
- This general authorisation may not be used when the relevant items are exported to a customs free zone or free warehouse which is located in a designation covered by this authorisation.
- The registration and reporting requirements attached to the use of this general authorisation, and the additional information that the Member State from which the export is made might require on items exported under this authorisation, are defined by Member States. These requirements must be based on those defined for the use of general export authorisations granted by those Member States which provide for such authorisation.
Last modified: 31/05/2005