PAUL E. BRIGGS LAW, Firearm Laws & Regulations Lawyer in Surrey BC Canada

Surrey Firearm Law & Regulation Lawyer

The Criminal Code, the Firearms Act and other firearms control regulations have a very complex and technical set of rules regarding firearms you need to comply with.

What laws regulate firearms in Canada?

Over the past decades, many legislation have been passed to regulate firearms in Canada. Firearms are mainly regulated by the Firearms Act and Part III of the Criminal Code of Canada as well as their subordinate regulations in accordance with the federal laws.  Additionally, there may be laws and regulations to govern firearms at the provincial, territorial or municipal levels in their jurisdictions.

What are the three classes of firearms in Canada?

Firearms are categorized into three classes in Canada :

* Non-restricted 
* Restricted
* Prohibited

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