Rifled weapons for civilians
Who has the right to purchase rifled weapons in Russia?
According to Article 13 of the RF Arms Act, "Hunting firearms with a rifled barrel are eligible to be acquired by citizens of the Russian Federation who have been granted hunting rights in accordance with the established procedure, provided that they engage in professional activities related to hunting or own hunting firearms Smoothbore long arms for at least five years.
Sporting long-barreled firearms with a rifled barrel and cartridges to it, as well as hunting long-barreled guns with a rifled barrel and cartridges to it are entitled to purchase for sports by citizens of the Russian Federation, who are issued with a certificate confirming the sporting title for the kind of sport associated with the use of sports Firearms, provided that they are high-class athletes in the specified sport or own a sport firearm smooth Free long arms for at least five years. "
How many weapons can one person register?
If we are talking about the types of firearms that are available to all adult law-abiding citizens of the Russian Federation, then three of them are firearms of limited defeats (limited liability company, or, in common parlance, "traumatics"), hunting long-barreled guns with a smooth barrel and hunting long-barreled guns with a rifled barrel . According to the "usual" licenses, they can have up to 2, 5 and 5 units respectively, that is, up to 12 units. In addition, citizens can obtain a license to collect weapons, and then the amount of relevant weapons (so far only long-barreled) is in principle limited by the collector's financial capabilities and the size of his safe.
On the basis of what documents can I buy rifled weapons?
Based on the acquisition license received in the relevant OHRR on the basis of the submitted application and payment of the fee. Of course, that for filing such an application, the applicant must have not less than 5 years of "faultless" experience of possession of smooth-bore hunting weapons, or be a master of sports in the corresponding shooting discipline. Again, after purchasing a weapon within 10 days, it must be registered with the local OHRR.