Arms Licensing

        The Firearms and Ammunition (Declaration of Arms) (Amendment) Regulation 2021 (the Amendment Regulation) has taken effect on 1 November 2021. Upon commencement of the Amendment Regulation, specific firearm component parts, i.e. barrel, chamber, cylinder, frame, body, receiver, breech block, bolt or other mechanism for containing the pressure of discharge at the rear of a chamber, will be within the definition of “arms” under the Firearms and Ammunition Ordinance (Cap. 238).

        A person who contravenes the offence of “Possession of Arms or Ammunition without Licence” under the Firearms and Ammunition Ordinance shall be liable on conviction upon indictment to a fine at level 6 ($100,000) and to imprisonment for 14 years.

Tel. No.

2860 6538

Faxline:

2200 4323

Email:

Location:
12/F, Arsenal House, Police Headquarters, 1 Arsenal Street, Wan Chai, Hong Kong (MTR Admiralty Station Exit D / Wan Chai Station Exit C) (Map Map)

 

Fees
Web page element  Licence Fees
Licence for Possession
-Individual
Web page element  Application for Licence for Possession / Addition of Arms (For Individual)
(PDF Format) (Online Application - New Application) (Online Application - Addition of Arms)
Web page element  Application for Renewal of Licence for Possession (For Individual)
(PDF format) (Online Application - Renewal of Licence)
Web page element  Information Notes - Application for Licence for Possession / Addition of Arms (For Individual)
Web page element  Information Notes - Application for Renewal of Licence for Possession (For Individual)
-Shooting Club
Web page element  Application for Licence for Possession / Addition of Arms (For Shooting Club)
(PDF Format) (Online Application - New Application) (Online Application - Addition of Arms)
Web page element  Application for Renewal of Licence for Possession (For shooting club)
(PDF format) (Online Application - Renewal of Licence)
Web page element  Information Notes - Application for Licence for Possession / Addition of Arms (For Shooting Club)
Web page element  Information Notes - Application for Renewal of Licence for Possession (For shooting club)
Web page element  Recommendation of Shooting / Subaqua / Crossbow / Sports club in support of an Application for Licence for Possession / Addition / Replacement of Arms (PDF format)
Dealer’s Licence
Web page element  Application for Dealer’s Licence
(PDF Format) (Online Application - New application)
Web page element  Application for Renewal of a Dealer's Licence
(PDF format) (Online Application - Renewal of Licence)
Web page element  Information Notes - Application for Arms Dealer’s Licence
Web page element  Information Notes - Application for Renewal of Dealer’s Licence
Web page element  Notice of Transactions (Receipt of Arms and Ammunition) (Pol.1050)
(PDF format) (Excel Format)
Web page element  Notice of Transactions (Disposal of Arms and Ammunition) (Pol.1051)
(PDF format) (Excel Format)
Web page element  Dealer's Register of Transactions (Movement of Arms and Ammunition) (Pol.1052)
Web page element  Statement of Quantity and Description of Arms and Ammunition in Dealer's Possession (Pol.1053) (PDF format) (Excel Format)
Exemption

Web page element  Application for Exemption
(PDF Format) (Online Application - New application)

Web page element Application for User Exemption (Not Applicable to Application for Exemption for Possession of Deactivated Firearms for Personal Collection)
(PDF Format) (Online Application - New application)
Web page element Application for Renewal of Exemption (Applicable to All Types of Exemption,both Principle Holders and Users)
(PDF Format) (Online Application - Renewal of Exemption)
Web page element  Information Notes - Application for an Exemption
Web page element  Application for Permission to use Modified Firearms and Blank Ammunition for Location Filming
Arms Instructor Authorization
Web page element  Application for Authorization as an Arms Instructor
(PDF Format) (Online Application - New Application)
Web page element Application for Authorization as an Arms Instructor (Spear Gun)
(PDF Format) (Online Application - New Application)
Web page element  Application for Renewal of Authorization as an Arms Instructor
(PDF Format) (Online Application - Renewal of Authorization as an Arms Instructor)
Web page element  Application for Renewal of Authorization as an Arms Instructor (Spear Gun)
(PDF Format) (Online Application - Renewal of Authorization as an Arms Instructor (Spear Gun))
Web page element  Syllabus for Arms Instructor Test
Web page element  Notes for Applicants of Arms Instructor
Range Officer Approval
Web page element  Application for Approval as a Range Officer
(PDF Format) (Online Application - New Application)
Web page element  Application for Renewal of Approval as a Range Officer
(PDF Format) (Online Application - Renewal of Approval as a Range Officer)
Web page element  Syllabus for Range Officer Test
Web page element  Notes for Applicants of Range Officer
Approved Agent
Web page element Approved Agent Appointment (to be completed by the appointee)
(PDF Format) (Online Application - New Application)