How to apply for a firearm, shotgun or explosives certificate
Coronavirus (Covid-19)We are still unable to process any new applications for the grant of shotgun, firearms or explosives certificates. This is due to the restrictions placed upon us as a result of the continuing Covid-19 pandemic. We will update this message as soon as we are able to accept new applications.
Find out below how to apply for or renew a firearm, shotgun or explosives certificate. Whether you’re a firearm owner, firearm dealer, shooting club member or planning to travel with firearms, answer a few quick questions and we’ll guide you to the right form and everything you need to complete it.