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Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Guidance

FMS customers must apply for an EX Approval for the return of any Hazard Class 1 material to the U.S. when commercial conveyance is used. Applications submitted in accordance with the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) Policy are evaluated timely; submissions not in accordance with the DSCA policy often encounter delays due to missing or incomplete information.

Visit the DCSA website for information and Updates.

DSCA Policy 11-15

  • See section C7.16.4.1.1 for a list of documents that must be submitted to DOT when applying for an EX Approval for unmodified FMS articles.
  • See section C7.16.4.1.2 for a list of documents that must be submitted to DOT when applying for an EX Approval for modified FMS articles.

If you have questions concerning this guidance, please contact Mr. Todd Hughes, DSCA/STR/POL, todd.hughes@dsca.mil, (703) 604-6598.

Last updated: Friday, August 4, 2017