Police Scotland Contacts

Police Scotland have a number of firearms and explosives licensing processing centres across Scotland - below is a list of the contact details for each and the local authorities they cover. (Updated on 28th April 2017)

Firearms & Explosives Licensing Processing Centres (Scotland)

Local Authority Area

Aberdeen City



Police Scotland

Aberdeen Firearms & Explosives Licensing

Queen Street, Aberdeen, AB10 1ZA

TEL: 01224 306270

EMAIL: northeastfirearmslicensing@scotland.pnn.police.uk




Note: This office was previously in Tullibody but has moved to Falkirk

Forth Valley Firearms & Explosives Licensing

Falkirk Police Office, West Bridge Street, Falkirk, FK1 5AP

TEL: 01324 676283

EMAIL: firearmslicensingstirling@scotland.pnn.police.uk


Dundee City

Perth & Kinross

Dundee Firearms & Explosives Licensing

PO Box 59 West Bell Street, Dundee, DD1 9JU

TEL: 01382 596858

EMAIL: firearmslicensingdundee@scotland.pnn.police.uk

City of Edinburgh

East, Mid & West Lothian

Scottish Borders

Edinburgh Firearms & Explosives Licensing

Firearms Licensing, Police Headquarters, Fettes Avenue, Edinburgh, EH14 1RB

TEL: 0131 311 3298

EMAIL: firearmslicensingedinburgh@scotland.pnn.police.uk

Argyle & Bute

North, East & South Ayrshire

East & West Dunbartonshire

Glasgow City


North & South Lanarkshire

Renfrewshire & East Renfrewshire

Glasgow Firearms & Explosives Licensing

Clyde Gateway, 2 French Street, Glasgow, G40 4EH

TEL: 01786 895 580

EMAIL: firearmslicensingglasgow@scotland.pnn.police.uk

Eilean Siar


Orkney Islands

Shetland Islands

Inverness Firearms & Explosives Licensing

Old Perth Road, Inverness, IV2 3SY

TEL: 01463 720484

EMAIL: firearmslicensinginverness@scotland.pnn.police.uk


Glenrothes Firearms & Explosives Licensing

Firearms Licensing, Police Headquarters, Detroit Road, Glenrothes, KY6 2RJ

TEL: 01592 418 440

EMAIL: firearmslicensingglenrothes@scotland.pnn.police.uk

Dumfries & Galloway

Dumfries Firearms & Explosives Licensing

Cornwall Mount, Dumfries, DG1 1PZ

TEL: 01387 242263

EMAIL: firearmslicensingdumfries@scotland.pnn.police.uk