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Falkland Islands. 2009 ‘Firearms and Ammunition Import Licence.’ Firearms and Ammunition Ordinance No. 4 of 1987, as Amended 2009; Title 23.2 (Section 5), p. 5. Stanley: Falkland Islands Government. 1 October

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5. Firearms and ammunition import licence

(1) No person shall import any firearm or ammunition into the Falkland Islands unless he holds a firearms and ammunition import licence authorizing such importation:

Provided that this subsection shall not be contravened while firearms or ammunition in respect of which no licence has been issued are left in the possession of a Customs officer or police officer acting in the course of his duty or with the Department of Posts and Telecommunications.

(2) A firearms and ammunition import licence may be obtained on application to the chief police officer and on payment of the prescribed fee and shall be in the prescribed form or, if no form is prescribed, in such form as the chief police officer may consider appropriate.

(3) Every holder of such licence shall endorse thereon the description and identifying marks of all firearms and the description of all ammunition imported thereunder, and shall return the licence to the chief police officer within fourteen days from taking delivery of all the firearms and ammunition authorized to be imported.

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