Post 1869 Replica Firearms

It is now illegal to sell a reproduction firearm dated from 1870 onwards, apart from to the following;

  • A museum or gallery
  • Theatrical performances and rehearsals of such performances
  • The production of films and television programmes
  • The organisation and holding of historical re-enactments and
  • Crown servants



We must obtain proof that you fall into one of these groups before your order will be processed. Acceptable proof would be;

  • A letter from the museum, gallery, theatre company
  • A letter from the commissioning film/TV company
  • A copy of your re-enactment membership card and relevant insurance certificate
  • Proof of employment (Crown Servant)



When placing an order please upload a scan or good resolution photo of proof so that we can check into and confirm the details. If nothing is uploaded and you do not reply within 1 week of placing an order your order will be cancelled and we will apply a 10% administration fee to the total order amount.