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Exporting firearms: documentation required for strategic export licence applications

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If you are a business and intend to export a firearm or gun overseas you might need to complete certain additional documentation for customs purposes. This documentation needs to be completed in relation to export licence applications made to the Export Control Organisation, part of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS).

This includes:

  • copies of an EC5 form (a transfer declaration for Dealer-to-Dealer Open Individual Export Licences)
  • copies of an EC3 form (required documentation if applying for a Standard Individual Export Licence for firearms exports to European Union countries)
  • copies of an EC4 continuation form (if necessary)

Read more about firearms and export control forms.

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Published 20 November 2012