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Permission to grant commercial arms trade

The handling of weapons or ammunition requires a permit in principle.

Permission to acquire, distribute or distribute firearms or ammunition on a commercial or independent course of business or business is granted by the competent authority. It may be limited to certain types of firearms and ammunition.

A register of arms trade must be kept showing the nature and quantity of firearms, their origin and whereabouts.

Source: Serviceportal Niedersachsen (Portalverbund des Bundes und der Länder)

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