The denial appeal process begins when an applicant has been denied and wishes to have a review of the application. The law allows for an appeal to be made up to twenty-one (21) days after the denial package has been signed for and received by the applicant.

After twenty-one days, an applicant would have to wait two (2) years before they are able to reapply for a Gunsmith licence.


 Revocation Appeal


The revocation appeal process begins when a holder has received a revocation notice and wishes to have a review of this decision. Under section 37 and 37A of the Firearm Act of 1967 an appeal can be made within twenty-one (21) days of receipt of this notice.



 Appeal Application Process


The applicant must submit the following documents to the Receptionist at FLA:

    - Completed application for review of Denial/Revocation Form

    - One (1) passport sized photograph

    - Appeal fee payment

    - Any other document that the applicant believes will aid his/her appeal application 

    1. Firearm Licensing Authority processes request 


  1. Applicant is advised of the outcome of the request.

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Head Office
Firearm Licensing Authority Headquarters
91A Old Hope Road, Kingston 6, Jamaica
(876) 927-5159-60 / 927-6057-59