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Arms license issue/renew/registration for individual or Institute

Flow Chart

A. Applied in which office - ACP AP, BDN, Office of the CP, Bidhannagar, Salt Lake Stadium Gate No.3

B. Contact person - ACP AP, BDN (033-23410423/26)

C. Process for obtaining new Arms License/renew/registration for individual or Institute:- (For Rules, Regulations & instructions --- see Arms Rules -2016, Arms Act, 1959 and Arms Rules, 1962)

  1. Filled up Application on line/on printed form by collecting from ACP AP Office.
  2. Submission of Required documents /Verification of required documents with original Copy by ACP AP BDN
  3. Police verification
  4. Personal appearance for hearing by DC HQ and Ld. CP BDN PC (only for new Arms license issue case)
  5. Online payment through GRIPS, if approved by competent authority (Rate of Fees ........... (See rule 27 of Arms Rules 2016,) SCHEDULE- IV, Table -A, Fees payable for licences)
  6. Time Limit: (See rule 16 of Arms Rules 2016), SCHEDULE- V, Prescribed time limits for various services under the rules for licensing authorities under Schedule II)

(The mentioned time limit is valid Subject to fulfillment of all eligible criteria)

*** Who can apply for Arms License-(See rule 11& 12 of Arms Rules 2016),

*** Reasons for Rejection-Conviction by the Court./Unfit after Police

*** Prohibited/Non Prohibited bore Fire Arms-(See the attached list)

THE ARMS RULES, 1962

THE ARMS ACT, 1959

MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS

PROHIBITED ARMS 1

PROHIBITED ARMS 2

PROHIBITED ARMS 3

PROHIBITED ARMS 4