Applicant guidance on possessing firearms to protect UK registered ships

Authorisation process on the use of armed guards on UK registered ships.



Guidance on armed guards has been revised to reflect changes made following a review of policy and processes. Later in 2015 this revised guidance will replace chapter 30 in the Home Office Guide on Firearms Licensing Law.

Published 2 April 2013
Last updated 29 June 2015 + show all updates
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