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Macedonia. 2010 ‘Legislation, Regulations, Administrative Procedures.’ National Report of Macedonia on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA); Section 3. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of the Republic of Macedonia to the United Nations. 4 March

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Legislation, Regulations, Administrative Procedures

All firearms owners must be licensed and all firearms must be registered in the National Firearms Register.

SALW are divided into categories in accordance with the European Directive 477/91 which addresses the harmonization of Civilian weapons possession laws. Main Categories are the:

A Categories: Prohibited
B Categories: Allowed and licensed
C Categories: Allowed and licensed (aimed at hunting and sports associations)
D Categories: Allowed and certified (mainly aimed at Pneumatic rifles and weapons with string)

All automatic arms are prohibited in Macedonia. It is also forbidden to carry and use weapons in public places.

[SALW = small arms and light weapons]

ID: Q3524

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