Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Canada. 2011 ‘Carrying Restricted Firearms.’ Firearms Act S.C 1995 c.39 (Act Current to 5 May 2011); Section 20. Ottawa: Senate and House of Commons of Canada. 5 May
Carrying Restricted Firearms
Carrying restricted firearms and pre-February 14, 1995 handguns
20. An individual who holds a licence authorizing the individual to possess restricted firearms1 or handguns referred to in subsection 12(6.1) (pre-December 1, 1998 handguns) may be authorized to possess a particular restricted firearm or handgun at a place other than the place at which it is authorized to be possessed if the individual needs the particular restricted firearm or handgun:
(a) to protect the life of that individual or of other individuals; or
(b) for use in connection with his or her lawful profession or occupation.