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Notifying gun sales and purchases

Firearms legislation requires that details of all transfers of firearm and shotguns are notified in writing and sent to:

Firearms and Explosives Licensing Unit
Sussex Police Headquarters
Malling House
Church Lane
Lewes
East Sussex
BN7 2DZ

This includes sales/acquisitions abroad.

We will accept notification via letter, fax or email to firearms.licensing@sussex.pnn.police.uk

Both parties are required to notify including details of any sharing arrangements.

Download the transfer form Notification of Transfer/Disposal of a Firearm/Shot Gun (non-statutory).