Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library

Flew, Catherine and Angus Urquhart. 2004 ‘Age Restrictions.’ Strengthening Small Arms controls: An Audit of Small Arms Control Legislation in the Great Lakes Region and the Horn of Africa - Sudan, p. 21. London: Saferworld / SaferAfrica. 1 February

Relevant contents

Age Restrictions

Arms, Ammunition & Explosives Regulations 1993, incorporating Amendment No. 1 of 1997 Possession of Firearms

Licence To Possess Firearms & Conditions Thereof

Art. 14

(2) The applicant for a firearms licence must meet the following conditions:

(B) He is not less than 30 years old.

Art. 25
When considering an application for a firearm or ammunition licence, regard must be had to the following rules:

his state of health.

(N) In addition to the conditions that must be met in order to be fit to possess a firearm, an applicant must not be less than 30 years old for a firearm and 25 years old for an air weapon (Amendment 1997).

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