Nova Scotia Firearms Information and Statistics

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Nova Scotia Firearms Information and Statistics

Postby Canada Gun Club » Thu Feb 25, 2016 3:48 am

Valid firearms licences issued in Nova Scotia (December 2014 - RCMP data)
• Possession and Acquisition Licences: 72,109 (Includes Possession Only Licences prior to Bill C42)
• Minor's Licences: 1,235
Total Nova Scotia firearms licences of all forms: 73,344

Nova Scotia is ranked 7th in number of firearms licences per 100,000 population at: 7,957

Nova Scotia is ranked 7th for number of Restricted and Prohibited firearms in Canada at: 25,949

Provinces ranked by gun ownership:

Nova Scotia Chief Firearms Officer
Public Safety and Security Division
P.O. Box 7
Halifax, NS B3J 2L6
Tel: 1-800-731-4000
Fax: (902) 424-4308

Nova Scotia Rifle Association
P.O. Box 482, Dartmouth NS, B2Y 3Y8

Shooting Federation of Nova Scotia
PO Box 28023, Dartmouth NS, B2W 6E2

Nationwide firearms and shooting associations: