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§ 14 - Weapons Act (WaffG)

Article 1 G. v. 10/11/2002 Federal Law Gazette I p. 3970, 4592, 2003 I p. 1957; last amended by Article 228 V. v. June 19, 2020 Federal Law Gazette I p. 1328
Valid from April 1st, 2003; FNA: 7133-4 weapons
18 earlier versions | Printed matter / draft / justification | is quoted in 209 regulations

Section 2 Handling of weapons or ammunition

Subsection 3 Special permissions for certain groups of people

§ 14 Acquisition and possession of firearms and ammunition by sport shooters


Section 14 has 3 earlier versions and is cited in 13 provisions


(1) 1The license to acquire and possess firearms and ammunition for the purpose of sport shooting is only granted if the applicant has reached the age of 21, contrary to Section 4 (1) No. 1. 2 Sentence 1 does not apply to the acquisition and possession of firearms up to a caliber of 5.6 mm lfB (.22 lr) for ammunition with rimfire ignition if the muzzle energy of the projectiles does not exceed 200 joules (J), and Single-shot long weapons with smooth barrels with caliber 12 or smaller, provided that sporting shooting with such weapons is permitted by the approved sports regulations of a shooting sports association.


(2) A need for the acquisition and possession of firearms and the ammunition intended for them is recognized by members of a shooting sports club that belongs to a shooting sports association recognized in accordance with Section 15 (1).


(3) 1For the need to acquire firearms and the ammunition intended for them, a certificate from the shooting sports association or one of its affiliated sub-associations must be made credible that


1.
the member has been shooting sport in a club with firearms requiring a permit for at least twelve months,

2.
the member has participated in the shooting sport in a club within the past twelve months at least

a)
has exercised once in every full month of this period, or

b)
Has exercised a total of 18 times within this period,

other

3.
the weapon to be acquired is approved and required for a sport discipline in accordance with the sporting regulations of the shooting sports association.

2 As a rule, no more than two firearms may be acquired within six months.

(4) 1For the need to possess firearms and the ammunition intended for them, a certificate from the shooting sports association or one of its affiliated sub-associations is to be made credible that the member has been involved in shooting in a club with its own in the last 24 months before the need is examined weapon requiring a license


1.
operated at least once every three months during this period or

2.
has operated at least six times within a completed period of twelve months each time.

2If the member owns both long and short weapons, the proof according to sentence 1 must be provided for weapons of both categories. 3If ten years have passed since the first entry of a firearm in the gun ownership card or the first issue of an ammunition acquisition license, membership in a shooting sports club according to paragraph 2 is sufficient for the shooter to continue his needs; Membership is to be proven in the context of the follow-up examinations according to § 4 paragraph 4 by a certificate from the shooting club.

(5) A need of sport shooters according to paragraph 2 for the acquisition and possession of more than three semi-automatic long guns and more than two multi-shot handguns for cartridge ammunition as well as the ammunition required for this shall be made credible by submitting a certificate from the shooting association of the applicant in compliance with paragraph 2, after which the further weapon


1.
is required by him to practice other sports disciplines or

2.
is necessary for the practice of competitive sport

and the applicant has regularly participated in shooting sports competitions.

(6) Sport shooters who pursue shooting in a shooting association as a registered member in accordance with Section 15 (1), in deviation from Section 10 (1), sentence 3, taking into account Section 3, sentence 1, numbers 1 and 2 and sentence 2, are granted an unlimited permit which authorized to purchase a total of up to ten single-shot long guns with smooth and rifled barrels, repeating long guns with rifled barrels and single-barreled short guns for cartridge ammunition and multi-shot short and long guns with primer ignition (percussion weapons).



Text in the version of Article 1 of the Third Laws Amendment Act (3rd WaffRÄndG) G. v. February 17, 2020 Federal Law Gazette I p. 166; last amended by Article 8 G. v. April 22nd, 2020 Federal Law Gazette I p. 840 w.v. September 1, 2020




 

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Earlier versions of § 14 WaffG

The following list shows all changes to this regulation. Via the left current other before you can compare the old version (old version) and the new version (new version). You will find the full text of the amendment law as well as the legislator's justification.



Please note that retrospective changes - if any - are sorted in this list according to the date of publication of the change title (date in brackets) and not according to the date of entry into force.



 

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Quotations from § 14 WaffG

You can see the regulations that refer to § 14 WaffG. The list is subdivided according to quotations in the WaffG itself, authorization bases, other applicable titles, amendment regulations and in repealed titles.

 
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§ 6 WaffG Personal aptitude (from June 27th, 2020)

... to submit suitability. Sentence 1 does not apply to the acquisition and possession of firearms within the meaning of Section 14 Paragraph 1 Sentence 2. (4) The Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Home Affairs is authorized ...

§ 15 WaffG shooting sports associations, shooting sports clubs (from 01.09.2020)

... carry out an examination of the need according to § 4 paragraph 4, unless a case of § 14 paragraph 4 sentence 3 is present, and c) about own shooting ranges for those after ... the revocation of the recognition are the certificates of the association concerned according to § 14 paragraph 3, 4 and 5 no longer to be recognized as a suitable means of substantiation. If the reason ...

38 WaffG identification requirements (from 01.09.2020)

... in the case of carrying a weapon that was acquired on the basis of an unlimited permit in accordance with Section 14 (6), written evidence is sufficient instead of the weapon possession card ...

§ 58 WaffG old possession; Transitional provisions (from 01.09.2020)

... Clause 1 does not apply to the acquisition and possession of firearms within the meaning of Section 14 Paragraph 1 Clause 2 and in the cases of Section 13 Paragraph 2 Clause 1. (10) The license requirement for ... application. (21) By the end of December 31, 2025, the need according to § 14 Paragraph 4 Clause 1 can also be made credible by a certificate from the club belonging to the shooting sports association. (22) If someone owns more than ten weapons on September 1, 2020 on the basis of a permit pursuant to Section 14 (6), the permit, in deviation from Section 14 (6) sentence 1, applies to ... a permit pursuant to Section 14 (6) more than ten Weapons, the permit, in deviation from Section 14 (6) sentence 1, applies to the registered number as long as the possession exists. (23) Has a ...

 

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Quotation in the following standards

General Weapons Act Ordinance (AWaffV)

V. v. October 27, 2003 Federal Law Gazette I p. 2123; last amended by Article 1 V. v. 09/01/2020 Federal Law Gazette I p. 1977


Special Fees Ordinance BMI (BMIBGebV)

V. v. 09/02/2019 Federal Law Gazette I p. 1359; last amended by Article 2 V. v. February 11, 2021 Federal Law Gazette I p. 204


Law on the revision of the gun law (WaffRNeuRegG)

G. v. 10/11/2002 Federal Law Gazette I p. 3970, 4592; 2003 I p. 1957; last amended by Article 7 G. v. March 26, 2008 Federal Law Gazette I p. 426

Article 19 WaffRNeuRegG Entry into force, expiry, continued validity of regulations (from April 1, 2008)

... 48 Paragraph 1, Article 50 Paragraph 2 and 3, Article 55 Paragraph 5 and 6, Article 2, Article 4 Paragraph 3 and 4, Article 14, Article 15 Clause 1, Article 16 Paragraph 2 Clause 1 and Paragraph 3, Section 20 Paragraph 1 and Article 3 No. 3 ...

 

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Quotations in amendment regulations

Third Gun Law Amendment Act (3rd WaffRÄndG)

G. v. February 17, 2020 Federal Law Gazette I p. 166; last amended by Article 8 G. v. April 22nd, 2020 Federal Law Gazette I p. 840

Article 1 3rd WaffRÄndG amendment of the Weapons Act (from 01.05.2020)

... practice shooting can be used. "6. § 14 is amended as follows: a) Paragraph 2 sentences 2 and 3 are repealed. B) ... conduct an examination of the need according to § 4 paragraph 4, unless a case of § 14 Paragraph 4 sentence 3 is present, and ". b) In paragraph 4, sentence 5, the information "Section 14, paragraph 2 and ... 14 paragraph 4, sentence 3 is present, and". b) In paragraph 4, sentence 5, the information "Section 14, paragraph 2 and 3" is replaced by replaces the words "§ 14 Paragraph 3, 4 and 5". 8. ... Paragraph 4 Clause 5, the phrase "§ 14 Paragraph 2 and 3" is replaced by the words "§ 14 Paragraph 3, 4 and 5". 8. § 18 paragraph 2 sentence 3 is repealed. 9. § ... g and h become the letters f and g. B) In sentence 2 the words "and § 14 paragraph 4 sentence 2" are replaced by the words "as well as im In the case of carrying a weapon which is replaced by ... in the case of carrying a weapon that was acquired on the basis of an unlimited license in accordance with Section 14 (6). 22. According to Section 39, the following Section 39a ... shall apply. (21) By the end of December 31, 2025, the need according to § 14 Paragraph 4 Clause 1 can also be made credible by a certificate from the club belonging to the shooting sports federation ... (22) If someone re-owned on September 1, 2020 based on a permit § 14 paragraph 6 more than ten weapons , the permit applies in deviation from Section 14 (6) sentence 1 for ... a permit under Section 14 (6) more than ten weapons, the permit applies, in deviation from Section 14 (6) sentence 1, for the registered number as long as the possession exists. (23) Has a ...


Law amending the Weapons Act and other regulations

G. v. March 26, 2008 Federal Law Gazette I p. 426; last amended by Article 3 Paragraph 4 G. v. July 17, 2009 Federal Law Gazette I p. 2062

Article 1 WaffGuaÄndG amendment of the Weapons Act (from 25.07.2009)

... or exemption provides for killing by a holder of a hunting license. "7. Section 14 is amended as follows: a) In paragraph 3, after the words ... are the provisions of Section 4, paragraph 1, No. 1 to 3 and the § 8 and §§ 13 to 18. If no need can be asserted, firearms are to be ...


Law to improve the framework conditions for background checks under aviation security law

G. v. April 22nd, 2020 Federal Law Gazette I p. 840

Article 8 LuftSiPVG amendment to the Third Laws Amendment Act

... carry out an examination of the need according to § 4 paragraph 4, unless a case of § 14 paragraph 4 sentence 3 is present, and ". B) In paragraph 4 sentence 5 the information" § 14 paragraph 2 and .. 14 Paragraph 4, sentence 3 is present, and ". B) In paragraph 4, sentence 5, the information" Section 14, paragraphs 2 and 3 "is replaced by the words" Section 14, paragraphs 3, 4 and 5 "." ... paragraph 4, sentence 5, the information "Section 14, paragraph. 2 and 3" replaced by the words "§ 14 Paragraph 3, 4 and 5". "3. In number 34, letter b, Section 58 (13 ) sentence ...


Fourth law amending the Explosives Act

G. v. July 17, 2009 Federal Law Gazette I p. 2062


Second law amending the Weapons Act and other regulations

G. v. 06/30/2017 Federal Law Gazette I p. 2133

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