Apply for your medical now

Simply complete our online referral portal below (or email or post) to begin the straightforward process of medical verification for your shotgun/firearms licence application or renewal.

The fee for your firearms/shotgun medical report is £59, and we aim to complete your report and submit it to you and/or your designated firearms officer (depending on the police force) within 3 working days of receiving your full medical records from your GP surgery (N.B. rules state your GP must release the records within 28 days of request, this can often be breached and we ask for your patience in this event).

The process

1

Complete the referral form

Complete our online referral form uploading your consent for us to obtain your medical records, or get in touch by phone or email.

2

GP reviews your medical records

We’ll obtain your medical records from your GP surgery (N.B. rules state your GP must release the records within 28 days of request, this can often be breached and we ask for your patience in this event), then allocate your case to our GPs who will review your medical records and compile the report within three days.

3

Report sent to candidate or police force

We’ll send the report back to you and/or directly to the firearms licensing officer depending on the force requirements. We’ll also notify your GP surgery that the police may request a firearms marker be added to your medical records.

How to apply by post or email

If you cannot use our referral portal you can email [email protected] or post a paper copy of our referral form and medical records to:

Simply visit our referral form below. Please bear in mind that although we have the ability to complete reports within three days, our full turnaround time depends on how long your GP surgery takes to send us your full medical records (N.B. rules state your GP must release the records within 28 days of request, this can often be breached and we ask for your patience in this event).

Firearms Medicals, Charlesworth Court, Knights Way, Shrewsbury, SY1 3AB

If you complete a referral by email or post you must include:

We will contact you by phone to take payment prior to obtaining your medical records from your GP surgery.

We will need to obtain your full medical records from your GP surgery in order for our Doctor to compile a medical verification report, as part of your application to obtain or renew your firearms or shotgun licence.

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