Sanctions

Sanctions regimes

Australian sanction laws implement United Nations Security Council (UNSC) sanctions regimes and Australian autonomous sanctions regimes. 

The sanctions regimes currently implemented under Australian sanction laws are shown in the diagram below:

Venn Diagram showing a list of division of UNSC Sanctions, Australian autonomous sanctions and both. UNSC Sanctions apply to Al Quaida, Cote d'Ivoire, Counter-terrorism, Democratic Republic of Congo, Eritrea, Guinea-Bissau, Iraq, Lebanon, Liberia, Somalia and Sudan. Australian autonomous sanctions apply to Fiji, Former Yugoslavia, Myanmar, Syria and Zimbabwe. Both types of sanctions apply to Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Iran and Libya.

Regimes

Details about sanctions regimes and laws: