1

Take the CRFSC training

(Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course)

YOU MUST BE 18 YEARS OLD OR OLDER TO DO THIS COURSE.

There are no prerequisites for this course. You can start with the CRFSC or by the CFSC, subject to availability.

2

Complete the Bill 9 competency test

Provincial (Québec) Bill 9 competency test.

YOU MUST BE 18 YEARS OLD OR OLDER TO DO THIS COURSE AND ATTENDED THE CRFSC TO REGISTER.

You must successfully complete and pass both the CRFSC and CFSC courses to request a Possession and Acquisition Licence for restricted firearms.

3

Take the CFSC training

(Canadian Firearms Safety Course) Call at 1 888-523-2863

4

Apply for a Possession and Acquisition Licence

(PAL or RCMP 5592) for a restricted firearm in accordance with the Firearms Act (for individuals aged 18 and over).

5

Join a club

For more information: Canadian Firearms Program – 1 800 731-4000

You must successfully complete steps 1 and 3 to become a customs officer.
You must successfully complete steps 1, 2 and 3 to become a value transport agent.
Mandatory prerequisites to enter the ENPQ : steps 1, 2 and 3

1

Take the CRFSC training

(Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course)

YOU MUST BE 18 YEARS OLD OR OLDER TO DO THIS COURSE.

There are no prerequisites for this course. You can start with the CRFSC or by the CFSC, subject to availability.

2

Complete the Bill 9 competency test

Provincial (Québec) Bill 9 competency test.

Mandatory to join the ENPQ, recommended for value transport agents and customs officers.
YOU MUST BE 18 YEARS OLD OR OLDER TO DO THIS COURSE.

3

Take the CFSC training

(Canadian Firearms Safety Course)

You must successfully complete and pass both of these courses to request a Possession and Acquisition Licence for restricted firearms.

4

Apply for a Possession and Acquisition Licence

(mandatory for security guards, optional for border services officers)

(PAL or RCMP 5592) for a restricted firearm in accordance with the Firearms Act (for individuals aged 18 and over).

►  Prescribed form: In-Person Filing (SQ 3007)

Prescribed form : Application for a Possession and Acquisition Licence

For my own safety and that of those around me

I have a doubt, I call!

You have concerns about a person….
  • who owns a firearm.
  • who is about to acquire a firearm.
  • who owns a firearm and has recently changed their behaviour (depression, aggressive or threatening attitude)?

Do not hesitate!
You can contact
the Bureau du contrôleur des armes à feu du Québec

1 800 731-4000

Your call will remain confidential.

In case of emergency, call 911 for immediate police action.