We can help you get your PAL and RPAL Course in Prince George. Below are links to other helpful resources.
Canadian Firearms Program Phone # 1-800-731-4000
CFSC and CRFSC manual can be downloaded HERE or bought at Corlane’s, CNC bookshop, Save on Foods, or Books and Company in Prince George.
Printable Application form here
Renew an expired license here.
Renew a non-expired license here.
Canadian RCMP Firearms Program Information Click Here
Safe storage and transport of firearms Click Here
The Firearms Act Click Here. You should have a copy of this in your vehicle and/or range bag and be familiar with it.
Join the PG Rod and Gun Club here
-It is illegal to acquire or possess a firearms without the appropriate license.
-A PAL is required to buy a Non-restricted firearm. The CFSC allows you to obtain a PAL to buy and own a non-restricted firearm.
-You must show your PAL/RPAL to buy a firearm and you must see a buyer’s license to sell a firearm.
-The PAL/RPAL course does not cover hunting regulations. You must do the CORE hunter safety course to get your hunter number in British Columbia.
-An RPAL is needed to buy restricted firearms such as handguns, The RPAL course must be done after successful completion of the PAL course.
-You must be 18 yrs old to obtain a PAL/RPAL. The License expires after 5 years. It currently takes 6+ months to get your license in the mail. There is a minimum 28 day waiting period after a background check and reference check is performed by the RCMP.
-A person 12-17 can do the CFSC for a minors license, allowing that person to borrow a firearm. When the minor turns 18 they must apply for a regular PAL. Minors can do the RPAL course for educational purposes, but cant apply for an RPAL license.
Join the various Canadian Firearms organizations that give you a voice in Firearms Issues in Canada
Note: All info presented on this website is superseded by any changes in the laws by the Government of Canada and/or any changes to the Firearms Program and Firearms Act.
Fort George Firearms Training is a licensed and insured business in Prince George, BC