PROTECTING, PROMOTING AND REPRESENTING THE UK GUN TRADE SINCE 1891
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Do you read the Director's monthly update in Tackle and Guns Magazine? Through this free trade magazine, as well as getting the latest on products and commentary, Simon writes about all the latest issues affecting the Gun Trade. Novemeber's...Read more
The Government have just incorporated into the Firearms Rules new requirements from 2017 EU Directives on civilian ownership of firearms. These cover registration with licensing authorities the ownership of deactivated firearms, security issues for...Read more
The Game Fair 2019 opens today at Hatfield House, Hertfordshire. Among the many events taking place in the Brownells Gunmakers' Theatre will be the launch of the new Airgun Sports Trust (AST) Read more about the AST below, or if you're...Read more
The Oxford Festival of Shooting & Countryside, organised by the Oxford Gun Company, is set to be held on Saturday 7th September at Jericho Farm, the home of the Oxford Gun Company, from 9am to 5pm. The Oxford Festival of Shooting &...Read more
The Department for International Trade and the Security Organisation are inviting UK businesses to participate on the UK Defence and Security Stand at DSEi Japan. The event, which will take place for the first time at Makuhari Messe from November...Read more
On 7 May this year, changes to the laws on firearm acquisition, registration, possession, and movement of firearms and ammunition were published in the Brazilian Official Gazette. This follows a decree by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who was...Read more
The GTA’s mission is to promote and protect the UK gun trade and it carries out this remit at all levels, from representation at Government to day-to-day queries with Firearms Licensing Officers and local authorities.