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United Nations Security Council

Resolution 2231 (2015)

Travel ban

What is the travel ban restriction?

Paragraph 6 (e) of Annex B of resolution 2231 (2015) requires all States to take the necessary measures to prevent the entry into or transit through their territories of the individuals currently maintained on the 2231 List. This provision shall not oblige a State to refuse its own nationals entry into its territory.

There are exemptions to the travel ban provided for by resolution 2231 (2015).

How long will the travel ban restriction apply?

This restriction shall apply until the date five years after the JCPOA Adoption Day (18 October 2015), or until the date on which the IAEA submits a report confirming the Broader Conclusion, whichever is earlier.