New licences will be live from a minute past midnight on Friday 14 June 2019.
BASC chief executive Ian Bell met Michael Gove ahead of announcement.
Fieldsports event of the year will be held at Hatfield House, Hertfordshire from July 26 – 28.
Event emphasised that shooting sports are a “part of the everyday”.
Initiative provides a “great opportunity” for youngsters to take a closer look at nature and their surroundings.
BASC “delighted” to see so many new people trying shooting sports.