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    Q550: How do I dispose of unwanted ammunition/firearms?

    You must NOT dispose of it yourself.

    You can dispose of ammunition or firearms by either:

      • Surrendering it at your local police station.
      • Handing it to a registered firearms dealer.
      • Giving it to another person who is an authorised firearm certificate holder.

     

    Please note that all calls to police involving firearms are treated as if it is a genuine firearm so be aware that if you do wave an imitation firearm around you could find yourself surrounded by firearms officers pointing real weapons at you.

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