Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Maldives. 2016 ‘International Transfers.’ National Report of the Republic of Maldives 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, p. 1. New York NY: Permanent Mission of the Republic of Maldives to the United Nations. 16 March
Section 3: International Transfers
Laws, regulations and administrative procedures
5. Does your country have laws, regulations or administrative procedures to exercise effective control over the export, import, transit or retransfer of SALW? YES
5.1. List laws, regulations or administrative procedures to exercise effective control over the export, import, transit or retransfer of SALW.
- Regulations on weapons brought into Maldives for Sea Marshals operations.
- Laws on import and export of arms, ammunition to Maldives.
Licensing and authorisation
5.2. 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…
[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]