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Thread: Renewal and purchasing firearms

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    Renewal and purchasing firearms


    I just wondered something, I have just got my firearms back from renewal but it is not valid until May the 4th. With it they also sent back my old certificate. Now my question is I have different firearms available to purchase than on my old but currently valid licence. They originally took my firearms during renewal for this reason. So can I purchase the new rifles on my new license or do I have to wait until it is valid in terms of start date.

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    I think you are going to have to wait my friend.


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    Ian's correct I had the same issue, had to wait until new cert started.
    No new toys til May 4th ,��

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    Thanks for the replies, I thought this might be the case but wanted to check. Only 4 weeks to wait and counting

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    Thank your lucky stars that you have your renewal completed before your old FAC runs out, not the case with many people on here.


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    That is very true! Sussex police have been excellent of late for fast turnaround of renewals and variations.

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    Buy em anyway and they can do the paperwork when you pick them up on Star Wars day!
    For Gods sake - don't tell her how much I've spent

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