Export Controls

The Export Control Profession is being incorporated into the Chartered Institute of Export & International Trade, which offers a vast array of business and trade support through its website. Here are links to some pages you may find useful.

For individual and business members

SIG Member Benefits

Special Interest Groups

The Export Controls SIG is our unique online and in-person group where you can get exclusive access to professional points of contact, resources and learning support on key themes, topics and procedures impacting you and your business.

Member Lunchtime Learning Trade Webinars

Lunchtime Learning webinars

The place to get the latest information and guidance on critical international trade topics, keep up to date with the fast-evolving world of international trade, with unmissable exclusive knowledge, tips and tricks shared by our experts.

Training Discounts


Ranging from school level to a Master's degree our courses can be taken online, alongside work commitments, and are delivered by some of the UK's leading trade experts.

Daily Update

Daily Update - expert insight bulletin

Covering everything from the latest news on post-Brexit trade to government updates and expert advice, the Chartered Institute’s Daily Update bulletin is delivered every weekday to inboxes.

For business members

Technical Helpline

International Trade Technical Helpline

Provides support to member businesses on any international trade query including export controls and sanctions.



Find in-depth practical support from our international trade experts to ensure you can trade compliantly and with confidence. In particular, mitigate risks around export control regulations by establishing your company’s internal compliance programme, with the support of experts.

Resources for Export Control Professionals


UK Notices to Exporters

The Export Control Joint Unit of the Department for International Trade issues Notices to Exporters frequently.

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Export Compliance Manager Magazine

Export Compliance Manager is a journal from the publisher of World Export Control Review (WorldECR), addressing smart practice in day-to-day export compliance.