Canadian Firearms Program

Site: Mailing Address

Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-800-731-4000
Fax 613-825-0297
Website www.rcmp.gc.ca/cfp
Site Information
Located In Community Ottawa
Mailing Address c/o Royal Canadian Mounted Police Canadian Firearms Program 
73 Leikin Dr 
Ottawa, ON K1A 0R2
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) This program is under the jurisdiction of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police * Firearms Act and its supporting regulations set out the rules for possessing a firearm *  
* Criminal Code and its supporting regulations identify the various firearms, weapons and devices regulated by the Firearms Act * Canada Firearms Program combats the illicit movement of firearms and provides support and training to police and the criminal justice system * manages universal licensing of firearms users, a system which supports individual use of firearms for hunting and various recreational purposes * maintains national firearms safety training standards * website has information for Police/Public Agencies, Businesses, Canadian Residents, Visitors/Non-Residents 
 
See separate record for 'Firearm Safety Education Service of Ontario' BAR0409 and website www.fseso.org for more information about instructors for Canadian Firearms Safety Courses and Hunting Safety Courses available in the Barrie area
Hours Contact Centre: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility See website
Application Visit website
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Licence fees
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name CFP
Former Name CAFC ; Canadian Firearms Centre
Agency Information
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Established 1996
Funding Federal
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Dangerous Weapons Control ; Firearm Permits