Citation(s) from the literature library

Trinidad and Tobago. 1971 ‘Restrictions Relating to Gunsmiths.’ Firearms Act, Chapter 16:01, Revised Edition 2011; Chapter 16:01, Act 44 (Section 24), pp. 28-29. Port of Spain: Ministry of Legal Affairs. 1 January

Relevant contents

Restrictions relating to gunsmiths [Last amended by Act 2 of 2011]

24. (1) A person shall not undertake the repair, test or proof of a firearm or ammunition for any other person except under and in accordance with the terms of a Gunsmith's Licence.

(2) A holder of a Gunsmith's Licence shall not accept delivery of any firearm or ammunition for the purpose of effecting any alteration or repair thereto—

(a) elsewhere than at the premises in respect of which he is licensed as a gunsmith; and
(b) from any person unless that person produces or causes to be produced a Firearm Dealer's Licence or a Firearm User's Licence authorising him to buy, sell or be in possession of, as the case may be, such firearm or ammunition.

(3) A holder of a Gunsmith's Licence shall forthwith record in the records to be kept by him pursuant to section 26 particulars of any licence or certificate produced to him pursuant to subsection (2)(b) and shall in due course return such licence or certificate to the person who produced it.

(4) Every holder of a Gunsmith's Licence who contravenes subsection (1) or (2) is liable on summary conviction to a fine of two thousand dollars or to imprisonment for twelve months.

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