We believe that it is vitally important that anyone interested in target shooting as a sport, be aware of the rules and regulations imposed on it. The links below are of general interest, but some should be viewed as a matter of importance. If you are serious about starting to target shoot, then make yourself aware of the current laws and issues. More information can be gained from the national associations on the links page.
Part of the firearms act. Also look for 1968 and 1997 amendments to the firearms act, on the HMSO website.
The guidance to the police is a must, as it expresses the limitations and possibilities within the sport at this present time. This .pdf document will also inform you of your responsibilities and how to go about starting target shooting as a sport. Follow download links for current information: Home Office Guidance on Shooting Clubs