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NZ First Continues Sabotage Campaign Against Popular New Gun Laws

Tuesday, 16 June 2020, 11:39 am | Gun Control NZ

“The changes announced to gun laws today are just the latest step in a sabotage campaign waged by New Zealand First. Their latest ploy is setting up the gun register to fail by delaying it a year and hoping to dump a large IT project on a brand new ... More >>

Select Committee Changes Water Down Gun Law Reforms

Tuesday, 11 February 2020, 10:54 am | Gun Control NZ

Changes recommended by the Finance and Expenditure Select Committee to the government’s gun law reforms risk watering down the new law’s effectiveness, says Gun Control NZ. The recommended changes include leaving the 10 year firearms licence period in ... More >>

Most New Zealanders back stronger gun laws

Thursday, 19 September 2019, 2:31 pm | Gun Control NZ

A new opinion poll released today by Gun Control NZ shows that 70% of Kiwis support strengthening New Zealand’s existing gun laws. More >>

New gun law bill will reduce violence

Friday, 13 September 2019, 3:09 pm | Gun Control NZ

Gun Control NZ strongly welcomes the comprehensive gun law reform bill and calls on all political parties to support it. Gun Control NZ encourages New Zealanders to let their MPs know they support this Bill, submit to the Select Committee, and ... More >>

National Party has been misled by gun lobby propaganda

Wednesday, 28 August 2019, 1:57 pm | Gun Control NZ

Gun Control NZ is disappointed that the National Party are unlikely to support the next round of gun reform legislation. More >>

New gun law proposals deserve cross-party support

Monday, 22 July 2019, 4:51 pm | Gun Control NZ

Gun Control NZ strongly welcomes the government’s proposals for comprehensive gun law reform and calls on all political parties to support them. More >>

Gun Control NZ welcomes announcement of firearms buy-back

Thursday, 20 June 2019, 11:05 am | Gun Control NZ

Gun Control NZ welcomes the start of the buy-back of prohibited weapons. More >>

New group launched to bring stronger gun laws

Tuesday, 28 May 2019, 11:19 am | Gun Control NZ

New Zealanders want a country free from gun violence, and that means tightening controls around gun ownership and completely banning semi-automatic weapons, says newly launched organisation, Gun Control NZ. More >>