Medical Information Proforma

My GP has filled out my Medical Proforma form but I don’t think it is supportive for a shotgun license application. Can ShootCert help?

Your local firearms Department is clearly one that requires a medical report which verifies your medical history against various conditions as stipulated by that Department. This will apply to all applications whether you declare a medical condition or not. The medical process will affect any new application for firearms, shotguns, and explosives licenses submitted from…

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Why is it that I need a Medical Certificate for my Shotgun License application but my friend in the next County doesn’t ?

The fact is that Guns are lethal weapons and the Licensing Protocols should be there to protect the public and indeed the gun owner, alike. These Protocols should stand up to scrutiny and comply with Public Safety Rules. It, therefore, makes no sense that some areas require medical verification and others do not. Public safety…

Medical Information Proforma

How can an independent doctor possibly give an opinion as to my fitness to hold a gun license when I don’t know him and he doesn’t know me? Can you explain this?

This is a good question and a very important issue. Clearly the obvious and most appropriate person to assess any questions as to your suitability when you request a Medical Certificate for a Shotgun or Firearms Licence would ideally be your own general practitioner. However that person has refused to help, so you have come…