Publication - Statistics publication

Firearm Certificate Statistics, Scotland, 2012

Published: 29 May 2013
Part of:
Statistics
ISBN:
9781782565994

Firearm Certificate Statistics, Scotland, 2012

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Firearm Certificate Statistics, Scotland, 2012
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A National Statistics Publication for ScotlandNational Statistics logo

ISBN 978 1 78256 599 4 (Web only publication)
DPPAS 14311

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The tables are also available in Excel format (152k)

Contents

1. Introduction

2. Main Points

3. Commentary
3.1 Firearm Certificates
3.2 Shotgun Certificates
3.3 Firearm Dealers
3.4 Visitor Permits
3.5 European Firearms Passes
3.6 Article 7 Authorities

4. Notes on statistics used in this bulletin
4.1 Definitions
4.2 Accuracy of the statistics
4.3 Regulations on the issue of firearm and shotgun certificates
4.4 Regulations on the renewal, cancellation, revocation, and variation of firearm and shotgun certificates
4.5 Regulations on firearm dealer certificates
4.6 Regulations on Visitor Permits and European Firearm Passes
4.7 Other

A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

List of Tables

Table 1: Firearm Certificates - number of new applications (granted and refused), firearm certificates on issue and firearms held on certificate in Scotland as at 31 December, 2003 to 2012

Table 2: Firearm Certificates - new applications, renewals, variations, cancellations, revocations and number of firearm certificates on issue by police force area, Scotland, as at 31 December 2012

Table 3: Firearm Certificates - cancellations and revocations in Scotland as at 31 December, 2003 to 2012

Table 4: Firearm Certificates - number of firearms possessed on certificate and number of additional firearms authorised to be purchased or acquired on certificate, Scotland, as at 31 December 2012

Table 5: Shotgun Certificates - number of new applications (granted and refused), shotgun certificates on issue and shotguns held on certificate in Scotland as at 31 December, 2003 to 2012

Table 6: Shotgun Certificates - applications, renewals, cancellations, revocations and number of shotgun certificates on issue by police force area, Scotland, as at 31 December 2012

Table 7: Shotgun Certificates - cancellations and revocations in Scotland as at 31 December, 2003 to 2012

Table 8: Firearm Dealers - new applications for registration (granted and refused) and number of firearm dealers registered in Scotland as at 31 December, 2003 to 2012

Table 9: Firearm Dealers - applications, renewals, cancellations and number of firearm dealers registered by police force area, Scotland, as at 31 December 2012

Table 10: Firearm Dealers - cancellations in Scotland as at 31 December, 2003 to 2012

Table 11a: Visitor Permits - number of applications from EC and non-EC residents by police force area, Scotland, as at 31 December 2011

Table 11b: Visitor Permits - number of applications from EC and non-EC residents by police force area, Scotland, as at 31 December 2012

Table 12a: European Firearms Passes - new applications, variations, cancellations and number of European Firearms Passes on issue by police force are, Scotland, as at 31 December 2011

Table 12b: European Firearms Passes - new applications, variations, cancellations and number of European Firearms Passes on issue by police force are, Scotland, as at 31 December 2012

Table 13: Article 7 Authorities - number of applications (granted) in Scotland by certificate and non-certificate holders and for possession outside the UK as at 31 December, 2003 to 2012

List of Charts

Chart 1: Number of firearm and shotgun certificates on issue in Scotland as at 31 December, 1980 to 2012

Chart 2: Number of firearm certificates on issue and number of firearms held on certificate in Scotland as at 31 December, 2003 to 2012

Chart 3: New firearm certificate applications (granted), cancellations and revocations in Scotland during the year ending 31 December, 2003 to 2012

Chart 4: Number of shotgun certificates on issue and number of shotguns held on certificate in Scotland as at 31 December, 2003 to 2012

Chart 5: New shotgun certificate applications (granted), cancellations and revocations in Scotland during the year ending 31 December, 2003 to 2012

Chart 6: Number of firearm and shotgun certificates on issue per 100,000 population by police force area, as at 31 December 2012


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