Only in the case where the person has a valid special permit to do so. Without said permit, it is a criminal offence. for a member of your family or partner to be found in possession of your firearm.
Participation in gun salutes is an offense under the Firearms Act. Licensed firearm holders are not to participate in gun salutes on any occasion, whether it be Christmas parties, New Year’s Eve parties, funerals or otherwise. Failure to adhere to this will result in the firearm being seized by the police, prosecution and immediate revocation of the firearm licence in accordance with the law.