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Message from Canada’s National Firearms Association President Sheldon Clare [...] Read More

CANPAR Statement

Canada’s National Firearms Association urges calm in the Canpar shipping controversy. Our information is that the matter is not final and that there may have been a hasty dec [...] Read More

NFA Talk S2E10 – 2021 Virtual AGM Follow Up

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Opinion Piece – We’ve seen all this before.

The gun control narrative for fifty years follows a familiar pattern.  Some violent crazy person takes out his or her frustrations on others in an act of mayhem.  People want to [...] Read More

Have you had enough yet?

  Bergara B-14 – CONTEST RULES The Bergara B-14 (the “Contest”) begins May 1, 2021 and ends on June 30, 2021 (the “Contest Period”). The contest will be during t [...] Read More

The Untold story of Canada’s Longest Serving Firearms Organization

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Battle In The Capital

   Message  From Ontario Director Jordan Vandenhoff                                                                                 [...] Read More

Open Ranges Too, Premier Ford!

Premier Doug Ford has reopened golf courses as part of an amendment made to the Ontario stay at home order. Firearm ranges were not included in this amendment.  NFA President Shel [...] Read More

Locked and Loaded Giveaway

Click here to participate now!   Contest Rules The Locked and Loaded Giveaway (the “Contest”) begins April 15, 2021 and ends on   October 15, 2021 (the “Contest Period [...] Read More

NFA Endorsed CPC National Council candidates

The 2021 Conservative National Convention will be taking place this week online from March 18 to 20 2021. Over 5,500 convention delegates from across Canada will meet virtually to [...] Read More

airsoft – house of commons petition against Bill C-21

Petition to the Government of Canada – e-3201 Whereas: The Government of Canada and Minister of Public Safety have introduced Bill C-21, which includes sections that would pr [...] Read More

They hate us

  From:              Sheldon Clare Subject:          They hate us   Dear friend,   Why? That simple one-word question is on the minds of so man [...] Read More

Pellet & Airsoft

  Do you own a BB, pellet, or other airgun?  Are you a Paintball or Airsoft enthusiast? Well, if you are, you are not alone!  You have been directly targeted in the Liberal [...] Read More

THE NFA’S GUIDE TO BILL C-21

  Bill C-21 was introduced in the House of Commons on February 16, 2021.  The Bill is essentially a series of amendments to existing laws, most importantly the Criminal code [...] Read More

Statement on members Privacy

Recently there was a short video and post by Tracey Wilson accusing NFA of releasing membership information. The facts are that NFA gave out no information about any member. One of [...] Read More

Dennis R. Young: 1947 – January 15, 2021

Dennis R. Young, Canada’s foremost firearms researcher, passed into glory on the evening of January 15, 2021, after a second lengthy battle with cancer. Dennis is survived by his [...] Read More

2021 Virtual AGM

We invite you to attend our Annual General Meeting on Saturday, May 8, 2021. Join us for a virtual presentation by Zoom webinar from 10:00am-1:00pm (MT) as we share our impact over [...] Read More

CPC Virtual Convention 2021

Be involved and make changes ATTENTION GUNNIES: Time is running out to become eligible to participate in the Conservative Party of Canada’s (CPC) upcoming virtual National Policy [...] Read More

Game Getter Giveaway

CONTEST RULES The Game Getter Giveaway (the “Contest”) begins October 09, 2020 and ends on April 09, 2021 (the “Contest Period”). The deadline for receiving Contest entries [...] Read More

NFA – 2020 Fall Election results

The NFA is pleased to announce that the 2020 fall election for directors is now completed. We would like to congratulate the new board of directors who shall take office immediatel [...] Read More

Takedown the OIC draw

Contest Rules CONTEST RULES The Takedown the OIC Draw (the “Contest”) begins September 1, 2020 and ends on October 31, 2020 (the “Contest Period”). The deadline for receivi [...] Read More

2020 Fall Election

Canada’s National Firearms Association announces that elections will be held for the Board of Directors. Interested parties should submit a nomination form and a short (200 words [...] Read More

Statement from Cassandra Parker

My name is Cassandra Parker. I am a law-abiding firearms owner. I am a hunter. I am a target shooter. I am a small business owner. I am also a mother and a wife. I am licensed to p [...] Read More

CHALLENGING RECLASSIFICATION OF FIREARMS UNDER S. 74 OF THE FIREARMS ACT

CONTEXT 1. On May 1, 2020, the Government of Canada enacted an Order in Council SOR/ 2020-96 (the “OIC”) purporting to reclassify eleven categories of firearms as prohibited. H [...] Read More

Effect of firearms legislation on suicide and homicide in Canada from 1981 to 2016 – Caillin Langmann

https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0234457 [...] Read More

2020 Virtual AGM

Join the NFA’s Annual General Meeting Live – July 11, 2020 10am (MST) Due to COVID-19 and the mandatory order prohibiting gatherings, the NFA’s 2020 Annual General Meeting (A [...] Read More

LEO/MIL support

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A Guide to the Ban of so-called “Military Type Assault Rifles”

On May 1, 2020, the Federal Government passed an Order in Council (OIC) that marks the first step in the ban and confiscation of multiple models of firearms that were legally posse [...] Read More

Canada’s firearms rights organizations are united in their call for Blair’s removal from Public Safety

The organizations representing law abiding Canadian firearms owners and firearms businesses have issued united press releases demanding the immediate removal of Liberal MP Bill Bla [...] Read More

COVID-19 AND FIREARMS OWNERS (Questions and Answers)

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, certain government services have been scaled down or downright shut down, for the duration of the pandemic.  The provincial Chief Firearms Of [...] Read More

CPC Leadership candidate survey

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Feds can’t control their own guns, but want to control yours

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Milennial’s and Gen X have to know the insight of the Firearms culture

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UPCOMING GUN BANS AND CONFISCATIONS: WHAT TO KNOW AND WHAT TO DO!

The Canadian Government has made it clear that it intends to ban so-called “military style assault rifles” (“MSAR”).  Since there is currently no legal definition of that [...] Read More

Letter to Prime Minister Trudeau

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, House of Commons, Parliament Buildings, Ottawa, ON. K1A 0A6 Dear Prime Minister Trudeau, The Government of Canada has recently announced that it inte [...] Read More

HK SL8 Giveaway

CONTEST RULES HK SL8 Giveaway The HK SL8 Draw (the “Contest”) begins January 1, 2020 and ends on February 29, 2020 (the “Contest Period”). The contest will be during the Co [...] Read More

MP Letter 2020

(Your Address) (Date) (Name of MP) House of Commons, Parliament Buildings Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6   Dear  (name of MP), I was shocked to hear that the federal Liberal governm [...] Read More

Oppose Gun Ban Letter 2020

(Your Address) (Date) Justin Trudeau (or Bill Blair) House of Commons, Parliament Buildings Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6   Dear Mr. Trudeau, Subject: No gun bans please! I was shoc [...] Read More

How the upcoming Liberal ban of so-called “assault rifles” will likely unfold:

1. As a first step, it is most likely that draft Regulations will be filed before the House of Commons and Senate, purporting to list all specific models of firearms to be banned. [...] Read More

NFA – 2019 Fall Election results

The NFA is pleased to announce that the 2019 fall election for directors is now completed. We would like to congratulate the new board of directors who shall take office immediatel [...] Read More

2019 FALL ELECTION

Canada’s National Firearms Association announces that elections will be held for the Board of Directors. Interested parties should submit a nomination form and a short (200 words [...] Read More

2019 – 2020 Super Big Freakin’ LYNX Giveaway

Printable Mail-in Form CONTEST RULES The Super Big Freakin’ Lynx Giveaway (the “Contest”) begins August 23, 2019 and ends on August 23, 2020 (the “Contest Period”). The d [...] Read More

2018-2019 Big Freakin’ Gun Giveaway – WINNER

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NFA Guide to C-71

What Canadian Gun Owners need to Know about Bill C-71 On Monday May 28, 2019, the Canadian Senate passed Bill C-71 in third reading.  All amendments recommended by the Senate Comm [...] Read More

Job Posting – EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (OTTAWA, ON)

About the Organization: The National Firearms Association (NFA) is Canada’s largest and most effective firearms rights advocacy organization with over 70,000 members across Canad [...] Read More

Position and Comments from Svenskt Forum Concerning the European Chemical Agency’s

Working Paper 2019 – 01- 17 Christer Holmgren Position and Comments from Svenskt Forum concerning the European Chemical Agency’s Annex XV Investigation Report The Swedi [...] Read More

Statement From Board of Directors

A few weeks ago, the NFA discovered that the CCFR is using a new logo, which is remarkably similar to the NFA’s “No compromise” logo, a registered trademark. Furthermore, the [...] Read More

National Day of Action

Hello, I am an Emergency Physician and Associate Professor at an academic centre caring for both adult and paediatric populations for over 30 years. I have worked in 2 provinces, o [...] Read More

Call to Arms

Printable Application CALL TO ARMS – CONTEST RULES The Call to Arms (the “Contest”) begins April 1, 2019 and ends on November 31, 2019 (the “Contest Period”). The con [...] Read More

AGM 2019 – Calgary AB

AGM 2019 – Courtyard Calgary Airport by Marriott – Calgary AB Join us in Calgary AB for the 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Canada’s National Firearms Associa [...] Read More

URGENT: Politicians in Ottawa are planning a new GUN BAN! But YOU can help stop them. Please, let me explain…

  PRINTABLE PDF ***Please note that we are extending our membership and petition return deadline to January 21, 2019 due to the postal strike.*** Law-abiding gun owners in Can [...] Read More

The NFA will fight efforts by the Quebec CFO to disarm non criminal motorcycle enthusiasts

October 4, 2018 NFA President Sheldon Clare advises: The NFA has learned that the new Quebec Chief Firearms Officer (CFO) has initiated a flurry of Firearm Licence revocations targ [...] Read More

Individuals targeted by the recent flurry of firearms license (PAL-RPAL) revocations in Quebec

Memorandum From:  Canada’s National Firearms Association (NFA) To:  Individuals targeted by the recent flurry of firearms license (PAL-RPAL) revocations in Quebec Re:  Revocat [...] Read More

NFA Office of Director 2018 – Results

The NFA is pleased to announce that the 2018 fall election for directors is now completed. We would like to congratulate the new board of directors who shall take office immediatel [...] Read More

2018 FALL ELECTION

Canada’s National Firearms Association announces that elections will be held for the Board of Directors. Interested parties should submit a nomination form and a short (200 words [...] Read More

HANDGUN BAN WILL COST LIBERALS

HANDGUN BAN WILL COST LIBERALS July 27, 2018 Reacting to pressure from Toronto City council and the media, the federal Liberal Government has promised to give serious consideration [...] Read More

Take Action Now!

We are expecting to be blocked from appearing at the Commons committee hearing on bill C71, as our strong opposition to it is well known. Regardless, we will provide a written subm [...] Read More

C-71 NFA Executive Summary and Analysis by Guy Lavergne

1. Transfers of non-restricted firearms a. All transfers must be approved by Registrar of firearms, through issuance of a reference number b. The Registrar confirms the validity of [...] Read More

The NFA to mount campaign against Liberal bill C-71

March 20, 2018 The National Firearms Association, Canada’s largest and most effective firearms rights organization, says it will fight the Liberals bill C-71 that would bring in [...] Read More

AGM 2018 – Hamilton ON

AGM 2018 – HOMEWOOD SUITES by Hilton – Hamilton, ON   Join us in Hamilton ON for the 2018 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Canada’s National Firearms Association [...] Read More

NFA Office of Director 2017 – Results

The NFA is pleased to announce that the 2017 fall election for directors is now completed. We would like to congratulate the new board of directors who shall take office immediatel [...] Read More

Quebec releases draft firearms regulations while awaiting court ruling on NFA challenge

September 15, 2017 EDMONTON – While awaiting the court’s decision on whether the Quebec’s government legislation purporting a provincial firearms registry is constitution [...] Read More

2017 Fall Election

Canada’s National Firearms Association announces that elections will be held for the Board of Directors. Interested parties should submit a nomination form and a short (200 words [...] Read More

Liberals move to bring back long-gun registry

June 9, 2017 OTTAWA – Today the federal Liberal government tabled Bill C-52 in the House of Commons that brings back the supposed-scrapped long-gun registry, but at the provi [...] Read More

Canada’s National Firearms Association announces that elections will be held for the Board of Directors

Canada’s National Firearms Association announces that elections will be held for the Board of Directors. Interested parties should submit a nomination form and a short (200 words [...] Read More

Harper Government announces new provisions of the Common Sense Firearms Licencing Act are coming into force

Harper Government announces new provisions of the Common Sense Firearms Licencing Act are coming into force Excerpt: “The elimination of the POL and conversion of all existin [...] Read More

Regulations Amending The Firearms Marking Regulations

Regulations Amending the Firearms Marking Regulations Excerpt: “Whereas the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness is of the opinion that the change made to the [...] Read More

Latest Mailing From The Coalition For Gun Control

Excerpt: “It is hard to believe that is has been twenty five years since we formed Canadians for Gun Control (CGC) in the wake of the Montreal massacre. Modelled on best practice [...] Read More

Bill C-42. Coming Into Force From The Canadian Firearms Program.

Bill C-42. Coming into Force from the Canadian Firearms Program. On June 18, 2015, Canada’s Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, the  Honourable Steven Blaney, [...] Read More

Privacy Comm. FIP Database – June 10, 2015

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HIGH RIVER – Letter To New Alberta Justice Minister – June 9, 2015

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Complaint To Information Commissioner: Pages Ripped Out Of High River RCMP Notebooks?

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NFA STATEMENT – May 29, 2015

NFA Statement This year started off generally well with the NFA well-positioned to take a strong role in influencing government policies prior to the election. Our social media sit [...] Read More

CFO Lists Of Shooting Ranges In Opt-Out Provinces – May 13, 2015

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Complaint To Information Commissioner – High River Crown Counsel Paper “Exempted In Its Entirety” By RCMP

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Letter To Peter MacKay: High River Forced Entries & The Charter Of Rights And Freedoms

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Complaint To Information Commissioner: Exempted Entirely 2,458 Pages Of RCMP Officers Notes Of Firearms Seizures In High River

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Peter MacKay On Self-Defence In Canada – Feb 16, 2015

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RCMP Still Hiding High River Documents: Complaint To Information Commissioner

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Privacy Commissioner’s Response – FIP Data Bank – March 26, 2015

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RCMP ATI Response – Draft Emergency Policy For Alberta – June 25, 2014

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Privacy Commissioner Of Canada: Status Of Recommendations On Firearms Interest Police (FIP) Data Bank

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High River Questions For The New Minister Of Defence Jason Kenney

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NATIONAL FIREARMS ASSOCIATION NEEDS YOUR HELP!

The National Firearms Association offers Members information on all aspects of safe and responsible use of firearms. WE NEED YOUR HELP! We are building a NEW bilingual NFA Website [...] Read More

National Firearms Association needs your help!

The National Firearms Association offers Members information on all aspects of safe and responsible use of firearms. WE NEED YOUR HELP! We are building a NEW bilingual NFA Websi [...] Read More

Justice Minister Responds To High River Gun Grab Concerns – Jan 28, 2015

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NFA’s 2015 AGM

Join us in Quebec City for the 2015 Annual General Meeting of Canada’s National Firearms Association. Friday May 22 Meet and Greet – mingle with the Directors and other activis [...] Read More

Defence Minister Nicholson – Firearms Seizures In High River – Jan 5, 2015.

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Alberta Justice Minister – High River RCMP Forced Entries – Jan 2, 2015.

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The Harper Government Is Killing Access To Information

Since its introduction in 1983, both Liberal and Conservative governments — usually supported by federal bureaucrats — have slowly but surely frustrated the workings of Canada [...] Read More

Fall 2014 Elections For Office Of Director – RESULTS

The Fall 2014 nominations for director of Canada’s National Firearms Association closed on December 1,2014. Robert Bracken was acclaimed as a director in Maritimes/Newfoundland a [...] Read More

Peter Mackay On Bill C-68 – December 9 1997

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Missing Records Complaint: RCMP ATIP Response: High River Damage Complaints

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Missing Records Complaint: RCMP ATIP Response: Destruction Of Tons Of Ammunition In High River

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CRITIQUE OF BILL C-42: The Common Sense Firearms Licensing Act

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Son Of Big Freakin’ Gun Giveway

Donate any multiple of $35 to the NFA or recruit a new NFA member** between October 24th 2014 and October 1st 2015 and automatically get an equivalent number of chances to receive [...] Read More

BIG FREAKIN’ GUN GIVEAWAY UPDATE!

The winner of the Big Freakin’ Gun was John Woolsey from Ontario. John is 74 years old and been a member of the NFA since 1992. Tragically John had a heart attack, he survive [...] Read More

RCMP ATIP Response – Ammunition Seizures – Oct 14, 2014

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DND ATIP Response – Helicopters In High River – Oct 14, 2014

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Commission For Public Complaints Against The RCMP ATIP Response – Draft High River Reports – October 15, 2014

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Defence Minister’s Response: CAF Engaged In Law Enforcement In High River – October 1, 2014

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Complaint To Alberta Information Commissioner – Municipal Affairs FOIP On High River – October 10, 2014

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Alberta Justice Minister – High River Forced Entries, Searches And Seizures – September 30, 2014

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RCMP ATIP Response – High River Meeting Minutes – Oct 14, 2014

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MP Scott Reid’s Questions And RCMP Responses On High River – Oct 5 2014

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Complaint To Info Commissioner – High River Communication Recordings

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Barbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinic V. Canada – Application Dismissed

Barbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinic v. Canada CanLII ONTARIO SUPERIOR COURT OF JUSTICE BETWEEN: Barbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinic Applicant – and – Her Majesty The [...] Read More

Mounties to make gun grabs policy

By Lorne Gunter From Sun News Mounties in Alberta are set to update their policy manuals regarding disaster response “in the very near future.” In light of the devastat [...] Read More

RCMP ATI Act Response – Slave Lake Firearm Seizures – June 25 2014

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NFA Postcard 2

NFA Postcard No postage required. Simply print this page, sign, fold on dotted lines, tape shut and mail. [...] Read More

NFA Statement at BMS5, PoA on SALW – June 19, 2014

Mr. President, I am Sheldon Clare, President of Canada’s National Firearms Association. The NFA is the largest advocacy organization representing the rights of firearms owner [...] Read More

At NGO Day at the U.N. Programme of Action, Forthright Talk from Canada

From National Review Online By Ted R. Bromund Today’s meeting of the U.N.’s Programme of Action on Small Arms (PoA) focused on statements by non-governmental organizati [...] Read More

Complaint to Info Commissioner – DND – High River Minutes Memos Notes Orders Given

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Info Commissioner Complaint DND ATI Response – High River Camera Footage

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Complaint to Info Commissioner – RCMP High River – A-2014-03392

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High River Message to all Alberta RCMP employees from the Commanding Officer – June 14 2014

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HIGH RIVER FIREARMS SEIZED BY DATE – June 6 2014

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Letter to Minister Nicholson – Canadian Forces Engaged in Law Enforcement in High River – May 19, 2014

Airdrie, Alberta May 19, 2014 The Honourable Rob Nicholson Minister of National Defence House of Commons Ottawa, ON K1A 0A6 Dear Minister Nicholson: Re: Canadian Forces Engaged in [...] Read More

Complaint to Information Commissioner – DND ATI Response – May 16, 2014

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Complaint to Information Commissioner – Charges Laid in High River

Airdrie, Alberta April 30, 2014 Ms. Suzanne Legault The Information Commissioner of Canada Place de Ville, Tower B 112 Kent Street, 7th Floor Ottawa, Ontario K1A 1H3 Dear Ms. Legau [...] Read More

NEW HIGH RIVER ACCESS TO INFORMATION ACT REQUESTS FILED

By Dennis R. Young – April 9, 2014 MY FILE #062 – RCMP – OTTAWA HQ, K DIVISION, SOUTHERN ALBERTA DISTRICT & HIGH RIVER DETACHMENT Details regarding the inform [...] Read More

Swiss Arms Classic Green and CZ858 firearms Special Business Bulletin, RCMP

Swiss Arms Classic Green and CZ858 firearms Special Business Bulletin, RCMP On March 13, 2014, the Government of Canada announced a two-year amnesty to protect from criminal prosec [...] Read More

Swiss Arms/CZ 858 Amnesty Document

Swiss Arms/CZ 858 Amnesty Document The amnesty allows for possession of Swiss Arms and 2007 and later CZ 8585 Rifles by owners who hold valid firearms licenses and who acquired the [...] Read More

Eighth Letter to RCMP Public Complaints Commissioner – March 24 2014

March 24, 2014 Airdrie, Alberta Mr. Ian McPhail, Q.C., Interim Chair Commission for Public Complaints Against the RCMP National Intake Office P.O. Box 88689, Surrey, BC VEW 0X1 Dea [...] Read More

NFA Postcard

NFA Postcard No postage required. Simply print this page, sign, fold on dotted lines, tape shut and mail [...] Read More

Complaint to Information Commissioner – High River General Warrant

Airdrie, Alberta March 5, 2014 MY FILE: 053 Ms. Suzanne Legault The Information Commissioner of Canada Place de Ville, Tower B 112 Kent Street, 7th Floor Ottawa, Ontario K1A 1H3 De [...] Read More

Canada’s National Firearms Association Special Advisory

There has been much controversy over the recent move to progressively reclassify firearms. The firearms affected by the latest reclassification effort are: Both restricted and non- [...] Read More

Complaint to Information Commissioner – RCMP Cover-up in High River?

Airdrie, Alberta March 1, 2014 Ms. Suzanne Legault The Information Commissioner of Canada Place de Ville, Tower B 112 Kent Street, 7th Floor Ottawa, Ontario K1A 1H3 Dear Ms. Legaul [...] Read More

Swiss Arms Confiscated

Effective 10:00 pm eastern tonight the RCMP has reclassified the Swiss Arms Classic Green carbine from non-restricted (and restricted) to prohibited status. There are approximately [...] Read More

Commentary – RCMP Answers in File – A-2013-04535 – Feb 21 2014

RCMP ATI ACT RESPONSE – FILE # A-2013-04535 / F141 Analysis and Commentary by Dennis R. Young – February 20, 2014 This RCMP response to an Access to Information Act req [...] Read More

NFA Seventh Letter to RCMP Public Complaints Commissioner – February 21 2014

Airdrie, Alberta Mr. Ian McPhail, Q.C., Interim Chair Commission for Public Complaints Against the RCMP National Intake Office P.O. Box 88689, Surrey, BC VEW 0X1 Dear Mr. McPhail: [...] Read More

NFA Sixth Letter to RCMP Public Complaints Commissioner

February 5, 2014 Airdrie, Alberta Mr. Ian McPhail, Q.C., Interim Chair Commission for Public Complaints Against the RCMP National Intake Office P.O. Box 88689, Surrey, BC VEW 0X1 D [...] Read More

CANADA’S GUN CONTROL PROGRAMS, WHAT DO THEY COST AND DO THEY WORK?

ANADA’S GUN CONTROL PROGRAMS WHAT DO THEY COST AND DO THEY WORK? THE GOVERNMENT ISN’T SAYING! By Dennis Young AIRDRIE, AB, Jan 28, 2014/ Troy Media/ – As taxpayer [...] Read More

Firearms Classification: RCMP Firearms Vault and Range Tour

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NFA Fifth Letter to RCMP Public Complaints Commissioner

December 17, 2013 Airdrie, Alberta Mr. Ian McPhail, Q.C., Interim Chair National Intake Office P.O. Box 88689, Surrey, BC  VEW 0X1 Commission for Public Complaints Against the RCM [...] Read More

2013 Fall Nomination – Results

Fall 2013 Election for Office of Director The Fall 2013 nominations for director of Canada’s National Firearms Association closed on December 1, 2013. In Alberta – NWT and Inte [...] Read More

Cruel and Unusual Punishment: Don’t Governments Have Better Things to Do?

By Chris Schafer (Reposted from the Canadian Constitution Foundation, click for original article) Our clients, Bruce and Donna Montague, have never caused anyone harm and have nev [...] Read More

Re-Grading of MPs

No longer is it going to be sufficient to have been against the firearms registry for an MP to be considered to be good on gun rights. Now why in the world would that be the case? [...] Read More

ATI Response From The Canadian Firearms Committee , April 19th, 2013

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NFA’s Fourth Letter To The RCMP Public Complaints Commissioner

September 26, 2013 Airdrie, Alberta Mr. Ian McPhail, Q.C., Interim Chair Commission for Public Complaints Against the RCMP National Intake Office P.O. Box 88689, Surrey, BC VEW 0X1 [...] Read More

NFA’s fourth letter to the RCMP Public Complaints Commissioner – September 26, 2013

Airdrie, Alberta Mr. Ian McPhail, Q.C., Interim Chair Commission for Public Complaints Against the RCMP National Intake Office P.O. Box 88689, Surrey, BC VEW 0X1 Dear Mr. McPhail: [...] Read More

Minister of State (Sport) Letter Re: Sport Shooting at Olympic Games – September 24, 2013

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SUN NEWS VIDEO: GUN OWNERS TARGETED IN RCMP SEARCHES: HIGH RIVER RESIDENT

SUN NEWS VIDEO: GUN OWNERS TARGETED IN RCMP SEARCHES: HIGH RIVER RESIDENT – September 20, 2013 11:31 High River resident Jane White shares her own experience after the RCMP b [...] Read More

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DANIELLE SMITH’S FORCED ENTRY AND SEIZURE OF PROPERTY TOWN HALL MEETING

High River, Alberta – September 5, 2013 – Videos High River Town Hall 1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wacw5rU40Fs High River Town Hall 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch? [...] Read More

Letter to the Minister of Public Safety regarding High River seizures, September 15

Dear Minister: Re: HIGH RIVER FLOOD – INVESTIGATION OF PROPERTY SEIZURES Please find attached details of the ten Access to Information Act (ATI) requests I have filed in an a [...] Read More

Proceedings Of The Standing Senate Committee On Legal And Constitutional Affairs

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NFA’s Third letter to the RCMP Public Complaints Commissioner – September 13

Airdrie, Alberta Mr. Ian McPhail, Q.C., Interim Chair Commission for Public Complaints Against the RCMP National Intake Office P.O. Box 88689, Surrey, BC V3W 0X1 Dear Mr. McPhail: [...] Read More

Letter to the Minister of Public Safety, September 9

Dear Minister Blaney: Subject: Repeal of the former Restricted Weapons Orders 1 and 2: Canada’s National Firearms Association requests that the Conservative government remove [...] Read More

Letter to the Minister of Public Safety, September 6

Dear Minister Blaney:   Subject: Repeal of Criminal Code Sections 91, 92 and necessary amendments:   Canada’s National Firearms Association requests that the Conser [...] Read More

Letter to the Minister of Public Safety, September 4

Dear Minister Blaney: Subject: Review and Repeal of Firearms Classification lists: Canada’s National Firearms Association requests that the Conservative government take steps [...] Read More

Letter to the Minister of Public Safety, August 30

Dear Minister Blaney: Subject: Repeal of Magazine Capacity Regulations: Canada’s National Firearms Association requests that the Conservative government remove legal restrict [...] Read More

Meeting in High River to address the issue of the RCMP gun seizures

There will be a meeting in High River to address the issue of the RCMP gun seizures and forced entries of private residences there. The meeting is being hosted by Danielle Smith, l [...] Read More

Letter to the Commission for Public Complaints Against the RCMP – August 27, 2013

Airdrie, Alberta Mr. Ian McPhail, Q.C., Interim Chair Commission for Public Complaints Against the RCMP National Intake Office P.O. Box 88689, Surrey, BC V3W 0X1 Dr. Mr. McPhail: R [...] Read More

ACCESS TO INFORMATION ACT REQUESTS FILED WITH THE RCMP – SEEKING INFORMATION ON THE HIGH RIVER FLOOD RCMP SMASH & GUN GRAB

ACCESS TO INFORMATION ACT REQUESTS FILED WITH THE RCMP SEEKING INFORMATION ON THE HIGH RIVER FLOOD RCMP SMASH & GUN GRAB RCMP – OTTAWA HQ and K DIVISION Details regarding [...] Read More

D N (Dale) McGowan Commanding Officer of K Division Letter on High River – August 16 2013

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Letter from the Commission for Public Complaints Against the RCMP – August 13, 2013

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Boris Vardomskiy – Defending the Crown Appeal – Request for Donations

I represent Boris Vardomskiy, the Ottawa-area gun owner whose firearms were seized and was the subject of a s. 117.04 warrant and subsequent application. At the time of application [...] Read More

Firearms Program Spending 2006-2012

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English Version of the judgment rendered by the Court of Appeal of Quebec on June 27th, 2013

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Co-Sign Cheryl Gallant’s Letter to Minister Toews!!!

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June 12, 2013 Office of the Prime Minister 80 Wellington Street Ottawa, ON K1A 0A2 Dear Prime Minister Harper: Request for Cabinet Shuffle As president of Canada’s National F [...] Read More

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Dr. Caillin Langmann’s Criticism of: Firearm Legislation and Firearm-Related Fatalities in the United States  By Eric W. Fleegler, MD, MPH; Lois K. Lee, MD, MPH; Michael C. Monu [...] Read More

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RCMP: RECLASSIFICATION OF SSD MODEL BD38 CARBINE Attached is the complete three-page response I received from the RCMP dated February 15, 2013 stating: “Find enclosed a copy [...] Read More

2013 Election for Office of Director

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Guns don’t kill, evil people do: gun advocate

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Article by Dr. Caillin Langmann called “Canadian Firearms Legislation and Effects on Homicide 1974 to 2008”

Here is a valuable peer-reviewed article by Dr. Caillin Langmann called “Canadian Firearms Legislation and Effects on Homicide 1974 to 2008” in The Journal of Interpersonal Vio [...] Read More

Letter to Hon. Vic Toews, MP – Repeal of Criminal Code Sections 91, 92 and necessary amendments

11 October 2012   Hon. Vic Toews, MP Minister of Public Safety House of Commons Parliament Bldg. Ottawa, ON  K1A 0A6   Dear Minister Toews:   Subject: Repeal of Cri [...] Read More

Letter to Hon. Vic Toews, MP – Review and Repeal of Firearms Classification lists

11 October 2012 Hon. Vic Toews, MP House of Commons Parliament Bldg. Ottawa, ON  K1A 0A6 Minister of Public Safety Dear Minister Toews: Subject: Review and Repeal of Firearms Clas [...] Read More

Letter to Hon. Vic Toews, MP – Repeal of Magazine Capacity Regulations

10 October 2012 Hon. Vic Toews, MP Minister of Public Safety House of Commons Parliament Bldg. Ottawa, ON  K1A 0A6 Dear Minister Toews: Subject: Repeal of Magazine Capacity Regula [...] Read More

Just a word about attitude

Just a word about attitude. Twenty years ago, Wendy Cukier, Heidi Rathjen, the “Coalition for Gun Control” set out to break the back of the firearms community of Canada [...] Read More

Harper government partially fulfills promise to Canadians Long gun registry data destroyed. Except in Quebec.

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The U.N. Arms Trade Treaty Is Back (and Actually, It Never Left)

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Notice of Election 2013 & Call for Nomination

Canada’s National Firearms Association announces that elections will be held for the Board of Directors. Interested parties should submit a nomination form and a short (200 words [...] Read More

Good People Need Guns

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Informal Briefing Paper: Armi-Jager AP-80

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Change Of Address

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Please click here to see the document in English. S.v.p. cliquez ici pour voir le document en français.   [...] Read More

Unpublished Lott-Mauser Letter

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Firearms News and Alerts – Nov. 2011

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Incorrect Story: “Ending Gun Registry Could Fuel Firearms Trafficking”

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Q&A: Scrapping The Gun Registry

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Bill C-19, Ending the Long-gun Registry Act

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The Gun Safety Double Standard

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