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“A person may, without holding a shotgun certificate, use a shotgun at a time and place approved for shooting at artificial targets by the Chief Officer of Police for the area in which that place is situated”. 

The police have become increasingly aware of their responsibilities and potential liabilities associated with granting this authority and in order that your application may be considered, please complete this form fully and accurately failure to do so may result in the application not proceeding. These should and signed and return in the envelope provided at least 21 days before the event.


Please fill out the attached form and post to us:

Firearms Licensing

Gloucestershire Constabulary,

Criminal Justice Department,

County Police Headquarters,

No 1 Waterwells,

Waterwells Drive, 



GL2 2AN 

Page last updated: 11 January 2018