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Cultural Heritage: Export Controls

Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

UIN 11703, tabled on 7 June 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, if he will list the objects of either historical or cultural importance that have been subject to an export ban since 2016.

Answered on

11 June 2021

Details of cultural objects for which a decision on the export licence was deferred are published in the annual report of the Reviewing Committee on the Export of Works of Art and Objects of Cultural Interest.

Reports for the years 2016 -17 and 2017-2018 are available on the website of Arts Council England.

The reports for 2018-19 and 2019-20 will be published shortly.