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US Law Library of Congress. 2013 ‘General Requirements for Civilian Licenses - Brazil.’ Firearms-Control Legislation Policy - Brazil; Table 1, p. 4. Washington DC: Law Library of Congress (USA). 1 February
General Requirements for Civilian [firearm] Licenses - Brazil
Minimum Age: 25
Recognised Reasons: Actual need for acquiring firearm; ammunition must correspond to caliber of registered gun and quantity requirements.
Criminal History Requirements: Submission of records indicating no prior criminal activities, police investigation, or criminal prosecution.
Health Requirements: Evidence of psychological ability.
Training/Testing Requirements: Evidence of technical ability.
Other Requirements: Evidence of lawful occupancy and place of residence.