Q550: How do I dispose of unwanted ammunition?

If you have unwanted section 1 ammunition then there are various ways of disposing of it:

  • Surrender at your local police station.
  • Through a registered firearms dealer.
  • Through another authorised firearm certificate holder.

You must NOT dispose of it yourself.

Please note that all calls to police involving firearms are treated as if it is a genuine firearm so be aware that if you do wave an imitation firearm around you could find yourself surrounded by firearms officers pointing real weapons at you.

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