Authorized or Licensed Goods (Section 515.533(d)): Persons may travel under a general license for travel related transactions set forth CFR 515.560(c0) and such incidental transactions as are directly incident to the conduct of market research, commercial marketing, sales negotiation, accompanied delivery or servicing in Cuba of items consistent with the export or reexport licensing policy of the Department of Commerce are authorized, provided that a traveler’s schedule of activities does not include free time or recreation in excess of that consistent with a full time schedule may travel under a general license.
If travel is not covered by a general license, you must seek OFAC authorization in the form of a specific license.
Travelers who fail to comply with regulations may face penalties and criminal prosecution. See the Department of Treasury
For travel-specific questions, please see:
and OFAC’s Frequently Asked Questions at: