Travel bans

This page summarises the travel bans imposed on designated persons and entities for the DPRK.

UNSC sanctions regime

Australian law prohibits the entry into or transit through Australia of a ‘designated person’ for the DPRK without authorisation by the UNSC.

The Consolidated List includes the names of all designated persons.

Implementing legislation

Australian autonomous sanctions regime

Australian law prohibits a ‘declared person’ from travelling to, entering or remaining in Australia unless the Minister for Foreign Affairs waives this prohibition.

The Consolidated List includes the names of all declared persons.

Conditions for the waiver of a travel ban

The Minister for Foreign Affairs may waive this prohibition only:

  • on the grounds that it would be in the national interest, or
  • on humanitarian grounds.

Implementing legislation


Last Updated: 30 November 2016