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The Range Operator Licence is a licence authorizing the holder to operate a range for firearm training, recreational and sporting events. Applicants interested in applying for a Range Operator Licence MUST be a licenced firearm holder.

 Application Instructions

The Range Operator application form may be downloaded from the link below or collected at any of our offices across the island.

A single application form should be completed in the Applicant’s own handwriting and delivered to any FLA Office with following supporting documents:

Required documents for a Range Operator Application are outlined below:

  1. - One (1) Application Form
  2. - Two (2) Passport Pictures (Must be certified by a JP)
  3. - Proof of Age (copy of Birth Certificate or Passport)
  4. - Trauma First Aid Certification (must be current)
  5. - Copy of Land Title / Lease Agreement
  6. - Drawing / proposed range layout of the property showing boundaries done by a commissioned surveyor
  7. - Authorization letter from Municipal Council / Parish Council
  8. - Authorization letter from National Environment Planning Agency (NEPA)
  9. - Fingerprint Receipt (not applicable if applicant was issued with firearm licence through FLA and/or applicant completed recertification)
  10. - Applicant must be a firearm holder
  11. - A non-objection letter from the Superintendent of the Parish
  12. - Justification letter stating the reason for the application.

 

 Method of Submission

All application Form(s) and supporting documents are to be submitted directly to the Firearm Licensing Authority at any of our locations across the island. Applications may be submitted in person or by registered mail.

 

 Fingerprint Requirements

All applicants are required to be fingerprinted on the day of interview. The date of the interview will be scheduled for up to the 10th working day (excluding weekends and public holidays) after receipt of the application by the FLA. Fingerprint Receipt is to be obtained at any office of the Inland Revenue Department (Tax Office).

 

 

 Licence Fee Requirements

Licence Fee Receipt(s) is to be obtained at the Firearm Licensing Authority. Debit Card, Credit Card and cash transactions are accepted at the FLA. The application fee will be calculated per firearm that the company plans to own.

 

 Recommendations

Recommendations and Authorization Letters issued more than 6 months prior to the submission of the application will NOT be accepted.

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CONTACT US

Firearm Licensing Authority Headquarters
91A Old Hope Road, Kingston 6, Jamaica, W.I.
(876) 927-5158-60 / 927-6057-59
 
Montego Bay Regional Office
Shop #9, Bogue City Centre
Bogue, Montego Bay, St. James
(876) 978-0245
 
Mandeville Regional Office
Shop G15, James Warehouse Plaza,
Mandeville, Manchester
(876) 962-3063 Fax: (876) 962-3062