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Firearms Licensing Dept - contact details

The Firearms and Explosive Licensing office is based at the North Yorkshire Police Headquarters.

Contact details

Address –

Firearms and Explosives Licensing Department, North Yorkshire Police Headquarters, Alverton Court, Crosby Road, Northallerton, North Yorkshire, DL6 1BF

(SATNAV postcode – DL6 1AA)


Phone: 01609 643589


Email:  firearmslicensing@northyorkshire.police.uk

Opening hours

The Firearms and Explosives Licensing Department is open Monday to Friday 09:00am to 16:00pm.  Although the office is closed on a weekend we do still have Firearm Enquiry Officer available to attend appointments.


The Firearms Licensing Manager duties are currently covered on a temporary basis by two people as follows:-

Office administration and management – Inspector Andy Palmer

FEO administration and management – Becky Hart – Rebecca.Hart@northyorkshire.police.uk


Your local officer

Firearm Enquiry Officer (FEO) Postcode
Bill Hargreaves – Bill.Hargreaves@northyorkshire.police.uk BD20, BD22, BD23, BD24, LA2, LA6, LA10, LS29
Michaela Godridge –
DL2, DL6, DL7, DL8, DL9, DL10, DL11, LA10, TS7, TS8, TS9, TS15, YO7
Tony Allerton – Tony.Allerton@northyorkshire.police.uk
Mark Butterworth – Mark.Butterworth@northyorkshire.police.ukAngela Richardson
DN6, DN16, LS23, LS24, LS25, YO1, YO8, YO10, YO19, YO23, YO24, YO26, YO30, YO31, YO32, YO41, YO42, WF8, WF11
Linda Hymer – Linda.Hymer@northyorkshire.police.uk
Ian Dyer – Ian.Dyer@northyorkshire.police.uk
HG1, HG2, HG3, HG4, HG5, LS17, LS21, LS22, YO51
Jon Reed – Jon.Reed@northyorkshire.police.uk

Andy Stubbings

TS12, TS13, YO11, YO12, YO13, YO14, YO16, YO17, YO18, YO21, YO22, YO25, YO60, YO61, YO62