Firearms and Explosives Licensing

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From 6 April 2015, fees payable for all certificates are changing. The new fees will apply to all applications received on or after 6 April. Please see Current fees for full details of all the changes.


New: please read the Home Office's Guide on Firearms Licensing Law


Payment for GP Reports requested in connection with Applications for Firearm & Shotgun Certificates: CC Andy Marsh, the lead for the Firearms & Explosives Licensing Working Group, has recommended that where a medical report is considered proportionate the applicant be written to making them aware and putting the onus on the applicant to pay for and provide a report from their GP. word icon More information [276kb].


Please note, all cheques are to be made payable to "PCC for North Yorkshire" (and no longer payable to "North Yorkshire Police"). All the forms on this site will be updated in due course.


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