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Proscribed Organisations: Northern Ireland

Question for Northern Ireland Office

UIN HL15139, tabled on 21 April 2021

To ask Her Majesty's Government which organisations are proscribed under Schedule 2 to the Terrorism Act 2000 due to their association with terrorism in Northern Ireland.

Answered on

29 April 2021

This answer is a correction from the original answer.

As set out under Schedule 2 of the Terrorism Act 2000 and published on, the following groups linked to Northern Ireland Related Terrorism are proscribed:

Continuity Army Council

Cumann na mBan

Fianna na hEireann

Irish National Liberation Army

Irish People's Liberation Organisation

Irish Republican Army

Loyalist Volunteer Force

Orange Volunteers

Red Hand Commando

Red Hand Defenders

Saor Eire

Ulster Defence Association

Ulster Freedom Fighters

Ulster Volunteer Force

Original answer

It has not proved possible to respond to this question in the time available before Dissolution. Ministers will correspond directly with the Member.