About Firearms

BASC is the only UK shooting organisation with a dedicated firearms team which can deal with all aspects of firearms ownership whether it be legislative, technical or practical. That’s why you should join BASC today.

Department telephone: 01244 573 010
Department fax: 01244 573 013 or email
For explosives legal advice: email

Please quote your membership number when you email or speak to a member of the team.


The National Ballistics Intelligence Service (NaBIS) urges shooting community to stay safe.

Those who own firearms and use them for work or leisure activity are being reminded to take steps to prevent themselves becoming vulnerable to criminals.