Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Ireland. 2016 ‘Brokering.’ National Report of Ireland 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 4, pp. 3-4. New York NY: Permanent Mission of Ireland to the United Nations. 1 June
Section 4: Brokering
Laws, regulations and administrative procedures
7. Does your country have laws, regulations and/or administrative procedures governing brokering of SALW? YES
7.1. List laws and/or administrative procedures regulating SALW brokering in your country.
[C]ontrol of Exports (Brokering Activities) Order 2011 S.I. No 86 of 2011.
The Control of Exports (Brokering Activities) Order 2011 was made pursuant to Section 3 of the Control of Exports Act 2008. It came into effect on 1st May 2011. It imposes a licensing requirement in respect of brokering activities relating to goods and technology on the EU Common Military List as set out in the Schedule to the Order.
7.2. Does your country require registration of SALW brokers? NO
7.3. Does your country require a licence, permit or other authorisation for each brokering transaction? YES…
[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]