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The Gun Trade Association is the UK’s officially recognised body representing the sporting, recreational and professional gun trade.

With over 700 members, its mission is to promote and protect the industry at all levels.

Latest Email Updates

Legislation

May 12th, 2016

The Proposed EU Firearms Directive

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Legislation

April 14th, 2016

De-activated Firearms: Import Licensing & EU Transit Arrangements

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Legislation

April 4th, 2016

EU Regulation on Deactivated Firearms

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Legislation

March 3rd, 2016

Air Weapons & Licensing (Scotland) Act 2015

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Legislation

February 11th, 2016

Policing & Crime Bill

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Transport

February 5th, 2016

Transport of Dangerous Goods & Firearms via TNT

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Transport

February 4th, 2016

Transport of Dangerous Goods & Firearms via Circle Express

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Members' Newsletter

March 2016 Edition

The latest edition of the GTA Newsletter contains important information on a range of legislative issues that have an impact on the UK Sporting Firearms Industry:

  • the EU Regulation on De-activated Firearms
  • the Proposed EU Firearms Directive
  • the Law Commission Report
  • the Policing & Crime Bill

These is also an update on the Transport of firearms and important guidance on 'Remote Sales'.

The next edition of the Newsletter will be published in July. 

If you are a member of the GTA and would like more information on any of these issues, please call the office on 01684 291-868 and ask to speak with the Director.