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Waiting times

We will start processing your information in accordance with the timescales below (from date of receipt except in Renewal Applications where we aim to process the Renewal at least 4 weeks in advance of the Renewal Date).

Our current waiting times are:

Applications:

  • Shotgun Grant Applications - 4 weeks.
  • Firearm Grant Applications - 4 weeks.
  • Shotgun Renewal Applications - 4 weeks.
  • Firearm Renewal Applications - 4 weeks.

Other:

  • Variations - 3 weeks.
  • Change of address - 3 weeks.
  • Weapon purchase/sale notifications - 2 weeks.
  • All other requests - 3 weeks.

Last updated 13 August 2018.