Application for Firearms Licence

The application must be made at your nearest Guardia Civil department of ‘Intervencion de Armas’. There are various requisites of which there is a list below. Note that it is not permissible to hold arms in Spain without a licence

Most application are made at the particular station of the Guardia Civil. Some town halls may facilitate the service.

You must also register with a hunting federation in Spain and hold a ‘Tarjeta Federativa’. The federation will be able to provide you with the insurance needed.

Documents:

Residencia
Padron
Copy of old licence?
Tarjeta Federative
Medical certificate
Tasa Modelo 790
Justification of payment of the 790 at bank.

 

Licencias de Armas

 

Firearms categories, including air guns/rifles.

Airguns, if they meet the requisites as outlined in the link below, need a licence to hold and to use.

 

FAQS here for moving firearms between EU countries.

Please note: The information provided is based upon our understanding of current legislation. It is not legal advice but is provided freely to enable you to be properly informed. We recommend that if you are considering taking action, you should seek professional advice.

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