Ministry Ordination 297b was a British Ministry of Magic law that prohibited the facilitation of trafficking magical creatures.[1]


Notes and references

  1. J.K. Rowling on Twitter @tabithankyou: "@jk_rowling i'm making an advertisement for a pet niffler in class, how many galleons do you think you could sell one for?"
    @jk_rowling: "Can't answer, sorry. You're asking me to facilitate the illegal trafficking of magical creatures, as prohibited by Ministry Ordination 297b."