1109. Export control of cultural objects.

(3)     Export and Import Control of Cultural Objects

1109.     Export control of cultural objects.

The export of antiques and other cultural objects is subject to control under United Kingdom law.

The export of cultural goods1 outside the customs territory of the UK is subject to the presentation of an export licence. The direct export from the customs territory of the EU of national treasures having artistic, historic or archaeological value which are not cultural goods remains subject to the national law of the state of export2.

The Secretary of State3 may by order make provision for or