Applicants being let down and delayed by unhelpful GPs during the firearms licensing process can make use of a new, dedicated BASC service
New BASC service bypasses unhelpful GPs
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BASC calls for 10-year firearms certificates
The British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC) has launched a white paper entitled ‘Extending the duration of firearm and shotgun certificates’, calling for the introduction of 10-year certificates. The paper was launched at a meeting of the All Party…
Airgun licensing looms for Scotland
The Air Weapons and Licensing Scotland Bill was backed by MSPs at Holyrood on Thursday 25 June, and looks likely to become law imminently
New firearms fees set
Firearms licence fees will rise to £88 as expected, an order laid before Parliament today reveals
Licence fees: last chance
It’s the last day on which you can contribute to the consultation on firearms licence fee rises.
Renew now or risk being left without a licence
BASC has warned firearm certificate holders who are due to renew their certificates in 2015 to get their application in early or risk being left without a licence
Gamekeepers urged: Respond to General Licence consultation
Gamekeepers should act today to safeguard the General Licence for shooting pest bird species in England, the NGO has said.
General Licence under scrutiny
Shooting organisations are calling for all shooters to pull together to protect the General Licence in England.