How do I obtain a Firearms Licence?

How do I obtain a firearms licence

How Do I Obtain a Firearms Licence?



The following links provide information you require on the proper procedures to obtain a Firearms Licence.
Further information is available by visiting the RCMP Canada Firearms Centre, or by contacting the Chief Firearms Office of Ontario, at 1-800-731-4000 extension 7503.


The information in this website is intended to provide general information only. For legal references, please refer to
the Firearms Act and its Regulations. Provincial, territorial and municipal laws, regulations and policies may also apply.

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Study Manuals

The new study manual is available. It includes both the Canadian Firearm Safety Course and Canadian  Restricted Firearm Safety Course  material. 

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Courses and Fees

Each province has its own delivery method for the Canadian Firearms Safety Courses. In Ontario, each instructor / examiner delivers the course directly to the public.

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