Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Capie, David. 2002 ‘Singapore: Gun control.’ Small Arms Production and Transfers in South East Asia (146), pp. 85-86. Canberra: Strategic and Defence Studies Centre, Australian National University. 1 January
Singapore: Gun control
Some weapons, such as shotguns for clay pigeon shooting or pistols and rifles for target shooting, can be legally owned, but only with a firearms licence. Other weapons, such as military-style assault rifles and submachine guns, are illegal in any circumstances.
[Capie cites one or more interviews with Arms and Explosives Branch staff. Many of the assertions above are not apparent in Singapore legislation.]