The Ivory Act 2018

All of us at Constantine Cannon fully endorse the fight against the trade in modern ivory and condemn elephant poaching. However, as a result of the Act, numerous dealers and collectors across the UK will be prevented from conducting their business and/or collecting unique cultural objects which happen to contain ivory.

The implementation of the Act has been delayed by more than 12 months already. However, dealers and collectors who have not already put steps in place to mitigate the impact of the Act or to understand the complexities of its application and what this means internationally, must act now

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Practical guidance and key documents