Tuesday, 8 November 2016
****CHANGE OF ANTRIM VENUE******
Thank you to all who have got in touch and signed up for the roadshows. Places are filling up fast so if you would like to attend one of the events listed below please register your interest to Gwen Sweeney (contact details below)
Thursday, 14 July 2016
Secretary of State for the Environment, Liz Truss, has rejected the recommendations of the controversial Lead Ammunition Group (LAG) process and confirmed that there will be no further restrictions on the use of lead ammunition.
Thursday, 23 June 2016
Following the Department of Justice changes in May 2016 in relation to one-on one-off Banded transactions for firearms, the Firearms Explosives Branch of the Police Service have introduced an interim telephone line to help members of the public with their transactions
Monday, 23 May 2016
PSNI FEB has distributed advice regarding banded transactions. To view an updated banded advice table please click
Wednesday, 18 May 2016
Countryside Alliance Ireland (CAI) the Gun Trade Guild NI (GTG NI) and BASC have been working in partnership with the PSNI’s Firearms and Explosives Branch since late 2015 on the development of online applications forms.
Monday, 9 May 2016
NORTHERN IRELAND’S leading countryside organisations have urged the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) to rethink plans for a 100 per cent online firearms license process.
Tuesday, 19 April 2016
We do not need to have the situation we had last year when everyone left their applications to the last moment and caused a severe backlog in processing applications. Apply now to avoid delays. Attached is the relevant documentation to apply for your 2016/17 section 29/ deer hunting licence.
Friday, 18 March 2016
Coillte invite tenders for licences to hunt deer and game on designated areas of their forest estate. Catalogues of available licensed areas together with tender forms and tendering instructions are available for download at http://www.coillteoutdoors.ie/licencepermit/licensed-hunting/catalogue-of-available-licences/
Friday, 5 February 2016
FACE UK is calling on all those who shoot to contact their MEPs over concerns that a number of proposals to amend the Firearms Directive would do nothing to tackle terrorism and illegal weapons, but would harm legitimate shooting in the UK.