Firearms and Explosives Licensing

Tri-Force Firearms and Explosives

Welcome to the web pages for the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire & Hertfordshire Firearms and Explosives Licensing Unit.


The following pages offer advice on the granting and renewal of firearm and shotgun certificates in addition to advice on many other aspects relating to the purchase or possession of firearms, shotguns and explosives.

For general enquiries about the firearms and explosives licensing process (including renewals or cancellations of existing firearm licenses),

Residents of Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire please call the team on Telephone 01707 806126 or you can send us an email at: Email or write to:

BCH Firearms and Explosives Licensing Department
Hertfordshire Constabulary Headquarters
Stanborough Road
Welwyn Garden City