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Details to firearms program announced

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced details of Bill C-21 that included long-awaited details about the firearms buyback program.

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What’s happening with firearms

Our editorial team has created a hub for the latest information on firearm ownership in 2020. Stay informed by checking back regularly for updates.

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COVID-19 impacting outdoors community

The global outbreak of novel coronavirus COVID-19 is having a tremendous impact on life around the world. Check back here regularly to learn about how the pandemic is impacting the outdoors community in Ontario.

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RCMP union questions firearms buyback

RCMP union questions the federal government’s strategy to reduce gun crime through the pending buyback of semi-automatic centrefire rifles.

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Firearms licence production delayed and restarted

The Canadian Firearms Program recently re-initiated the production of firearms licence cards, though the backlog may still cause serious delays.

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OFAH calls for PAL extensions to address backlog

The Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH) is calling on the federal government to address what it called an “ever-growing backlog” of Possession and Acquisition Licence (PAL) renewal applications by offering six-month extensions.

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More gun ban confusion

An RCMP mailer sent in early June to all licensed gun owners outlining the expansion of the prohibited list has since caused confusion.

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Hunter education moves online

Ontario’s hunter education course is now temporarily available online.

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Canadian gun ownership continues to increase

Canadian gun ownership is on the rise for the tenth year standing, increasing to 2.2 million legal firearms owners in the country.