Canterbury District – Now is time to hand-in your prohibited firearms and parts

Police encourage all firearms holders who have a prohibited firearm and/or prohibited part to attend a collection event soon.

The firearms amnesty and buy-back ends on 20 December 2019.

There will be no compensation after this date for those handing in their firearm/s or part/s for buy-back, and possessing a prohibited firearm will be an offence – no exceptions.

Events in Canterbury will happen on the following dates:

Sat 21 Sept: Geraldine Scout Den, Talbot Street, Geraldine, from 10am-3pm

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