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Cyprus. 2014 ‘International Transfers.’ National Report of Cyprus on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA); Section 3, pp. 1-2. New York NY: Permanent Mission of Cyprus to the United Nations. 31 January

Relevant contents

Section 3: International Transfers

Laws, regulations and administrative procedures

6. Does your country have laws, regulations or administrative procedures to exercise effective control over the export, import, transit or retransfer of SALW? YES

6.1. List laws, regulations or administrative procedures to exercise effective control over the export, import, transit or retransfer of SALW.

- Firearms and non-firearms Law 113 (1) 2004
- Regulations for the control of exports, brokering and the provision of technical assistance related to military equipment of 2011
- The Export and Transit of Firearms Regulations of 2013

Licensing and authorisation

6.2. Does a person or an entity who transfers SALW require a licence or other form of authorisation to transfer SALW from/into your country? YES

6.3. Is it a criminal offence to trade SALW without a licence or authorisation, or to do so in a manner that is in contradiction to the terms of a licence or authorisation, in your country? YES

[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]

ID: Q12630

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