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LATEST NEWS

You Are Invited
You are invited to the GTA’s 130th anniversary celebrations on Tuesday 28th September at our new Bisley Headquarters
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Event
9th August 2021

To celebrate our 130th anniversary, we are holding a members only event at our new Bisley headquarters. The celebrations will start at 1pm when you will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of shooting activities across a number of different...

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Antique Firearms Update
Action required before 22 September 2021
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Legislation
4th August 2021

Did you know that the law on antique firearms has changed? Some firearms that could previously be possessed without a firearm certificate as an antique are now subject to licensing. Owners of such firearms have until 22 September 2021 to apply to...

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Events Set to Go Ahead
In line with government guidelines, events are set to go ahead from July 19th.
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Event
1st July 2021

With Boris Johnson saying he hopes England will return to as close to the pre-pandemic status quo as possible on 19 July, it means that both Country Fairs and Trade Shows should be able to go ahead this year! Upcoming events such as The Game Fair,...

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ABOUT THE GTA

The GTA’s mission is to promote and protect the UK gun trade and it carries out this remit at all levels, from representation at Government to day-to-day queries with Firearms Licensing Officers and local authorities.

CAREERS IN THE GUN TRADE

GTA members need you! If you're looking for a career in the Gun Trade visit our 'Situations Vacant' page where you'll find the latest jobs being offered by GTA members all over the country.

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BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP

  • Expert help and advice, plus access to the online knowledge base.
  • Representation at all relevant Official bodies, Government, Proof Houses, BSSC & other Trade organisations
  • Discount with selected service partners
  • Regular email updates
  • Bi-yearly newsletters
  • Face to face visits with our deputy director
  • Marketing and PR support
  • Exclusive news articles
  • Members only downloads

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