Local News | Time is Running out to Apply for your New Firearm Certificate | Andover & VillagesNew application forms for the grant or renewal of a firearm and/or shotgun certificate and the variation of a firearm certification came into effect on 31 December 2017.

Previous versions of these application forms will only be accepted if received by the Firearms Licensing Department no later than 28 February 2018, after which any applications received on the old form will be rejected and a new form will need to be submitted.

Another change to the rules now requires only one photograph of the applicant for the grant or renewal of a firearm or shotgun certificate.

For more information and to access our application forms, please visit the Hampshire Firearms and Explosives licensing web page.

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