Chemical weapons registration

Certain toxic chemicals, their precursors and specified variants are subject to strict legal requirements and licensing conditions under the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC).

The Safety Office must be notified immediately if departments intend to hold, use or produce any Schedule 1 Chemicals or specified variants. Licensable variants include isotopically labelled analogues, stereoisomers (both optical and geometric), and corresponding salts. Notification should be via email to and marked urgent.