Firearms and Shotgun Licensing Information
(as issued by Lincolnshire Police)

Tips on Gun Safety

NEVER point a gun at anyone

ALWAYS unload your gun before crossing an obstacle

ALWAYS hand a gun to someone else with the breech open

NEVER load a gun indoors unless on an approved range

NEVER allow unsupervised children to handle guns or ammunition

NEVER stand a gun against anything where it can be knocked over

NEVER put a loaded gun down

NEVER shoot unless you are sure what you are shooting

NEVER shoot unless you are sure it is safe to do so

NEVER shoot unless you are steady on your feet

ALWAYS ensure that the cartridge/bullet type and shot size is suitable for your purpose and gun

DO NOT mix ammunition and cartridges together

ALWAYS clean your gun before putting it away

ALWAYS keep your gun locked away securely