Norfolk Police’s Firearms Licensing Unit is responsible for the issue of certificates and permits for firearms, shotguns and explosives within the county of Norfolk.

The Unit provides advice and guidance on firearm and explosives related matters and will dispose of unwanted firearms and ammunition.

If you want to find out which certificate or permit you require please refer to the frequently asked questions section.

Applications for the grant of firearm and shotgun certificates, and firearm variations should be sent to:-

Firearms Licensing Unit

Norfolk Constabulary


Falconers Chase



NR18 0WW

For further enquiries contact Tel No.01953 424141 or

email –