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Export Licences

Volume 168: debated on Wednesday 28 February 1990

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To ask the Minister for the Arts what list he maintains of works of art for which Her Majesty's Government would not consider granting an export licence.

[holding answer 12 February 1990]: Lists have been suggested from time to time, but were never taken forward and form no part of the export procedures.

To ask the Minister for the Arts whether he will draw up a list of works of art for which Her Majesty's Government would not consider granting an export licence which includes (a) sculptures, (b) drawings, (c) manuscripts and (d) contemporary works of art.

[holding answer 12 February 1990]: I have no plans to draw up lists of works of art for which Her Majesty's Government would not consider granting an export licence.