At this stage, permits are required for tangible exports only as described above.
Controls to technology transfer do not apply to information in the public domain, to basic scientific research or to the minimum necessary information for patent applications.
All applications for a licence or permission to export goods on the DSGL must be endorsed by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) prior to submission to DECO. DECO application forms can be downloaded here. Completed and endorsed application forms will be submitted on your behalf by Research Ethics & Compliance Support (RECS).
UNSW is registered as a client with the Australian Department of Defence under the Defence Export Control System (DECS) for the purpose of applying for permission or a licence to export tangible goods on the DSGL.
UNSW staff intending to export goods that may be on the DSGL should, in the first instance, consult with the Director, Research Ethics & Compliance Support, Dr Ted Rohr, by T: 02 9385 4235 or E: email@example.com.
Information about broader permit options (Australian General Export Licences or AUSGELs) can be found here.
Collaborative defence projects with U.S. partners may be managed according to the Australia-US Defence Trade Cooperation Treaty. You can find further information here.
Remember that the DSGL contains exemptions relating to technology or software that is in the public domain and to basic scientific research. If you are unsure contact Dr Ted Rohr, Director Research Ethics & Compliance Support,by T: 02 9385 4235 or E: firstname.lastname@example.org.