European Union and United Kingdom Sanctions

The United Kingdom and the European Union have imposed trade sanctions on Russia, Belarus and regions of Ukraine following Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine. Updated as and when new measures are published, this page lists out major UK and EU sanctions and other restrictions, including updates to denied parties lists, that could impact your business in Europe and around the world.

OFSI consolidated list of asset freeze targets adds 3 entries under the Russia financial sanctions regime, and Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office updates the UK Sanctions List, OFSI consolidated list of asset freeze targets adds 12 entries under the Russia financial sanctions regime, and Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office updates the UK Sanctions List,…

UK punishes Putin with new round of sanctions on £1.7 billion of goods, OFSI consolidated list of asset freeze targets adds 1 entry, amends 1 entry and correct 8 entries under the Russia financial sanctions regime, and Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office updates the UK Sanctions List,…

EU takes steps to suspend all duties on imports from Ukraine Speech by President von der Leyen at the EP Plenary on the social and economic consequences for the EU of the Russian war in Ukraine – reinforcing the EU's capacity to act,…

EU takes steps to suspend all duties on imports from Ukraine, Russia's war against Ukraine: where do we stand and what can the future bring?, UK announces new trade measures to support Ukraine, Commission proposes upgrade for Eurojust

New sanctions targeting Putin’s war leaders, "Ukraine is now a crime scene. Those responsible must be prosecuted." – UK at the UN Security Council, PM call with President Zelenskyy of Ukraine: 16 April 2022, UK hits key Russian oligarchs with sanctions worth up to £10 billion

UK sanctions 178 Russian separatists in breakaway regions, UK announces sanctions under Bosnia and Herzegovina sanctions regime, UK launches review of steel tariff quotas for imports from Russia and Belarus, General Trade Licence Russia Sanctions – Vessels

Russia's war of aggression against Ukraine: G7 foreign ministers' statement, UK imposes sweeping new sanctions to starve Putin's war machine, Russia's war in Ukraine is also an attack on the security and freedom of Europe: UK statement to the OSCE… 

Foreign Secretary announces 65 new Russian sanctions to cut off vital industries fuelling Putin’s war machine, General Trade Licence Russia Sanctions – Vessels, General Licence - Wind down of derivatives etc. with the Central Bank of the Russian Federation and others

Foreign Secretary announces historic round of sanctions on Russia, UK announces new economic sanctions against Russia, Foreign Secretary sanctions 386 Russian lawmakers who supported Putin's invasion of Ukraine…

Foreign Secretary imposes UK's most punishing sanctions to inflict maximum and lasting pain on Russia, UK hits Russian oligarchs and banks with targeted sanctions: Foreign Secretary's statement, Strengthened UK Russian sanctions legislation comes into force…