Application for the grant or renewal of a firearm and/or shotgun certificate
To apply for, or renew a firearms/shotgun licence, use this form.
Make sure you read the guidance notes in full before starting an application.Start now
To fill in this form
You will need:
- Details of any firearms / shotguns currently in your possession
- including serial numbers
- Details of your Referee/s
- including full name, date and place of birth
- The address of your GP Practice
- A digital photograph of passport quality saved on your device ready to upload (jpeg, png or gif)
- Credit or debit card details to make a payment
- For firearms applications only:
- Details of your good reason to possess firearms as per guidance notes 19 & 20
Other ways to apply for a grant or renewal
- Download the Application for Firearm/Shotgun Certificate. Complete, print and sign the form and return to the Firearms Licensing Team.