Policy Area

Northern Ireland

The government works for Northern Ireland: supporting the economy; defending our national security; promoting our interests internationally.

Detailed guides

  1. Firearms and explosives controls in Northern Ireland

    Controls under the Firearms (Northern Ireland) Order 2004, prohibited weapons, applications for removal of prohibition and making an appeal. Read more

  2. Marketing and use of explosives precursors in Northern Ireland

    Guidance on the European Union regulation on explosives precursors, including licensing, labelling and reporting suspicious activity Read more