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Collectors reveal "deeply sad" loss of New Zealand history

Saturday, 21 December 2019, 6:42 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

Two Otorohanga collectors, Kath Arnold and Andrew Barker, have told the story of the loss of New Zealand and world history in firearm collections destroyed under the ban that came into force today. More >>

Police security camera database treats everyone as criminal

Tuesday, 17 December 2019, 5:33 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

A plan to include images of licenced firearm owners alongside prisoners and sex offenders on a facial recognition system that monitors security cameras further demonises law abiding people. More >>

COLFO Confirms Number of Banned Firearms in NZ

Sunday, 15 December 2019, 4:22 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

COLFO Confirms Number of Banned Firearms in New Zealand at Upper End of Police Estimates SUNDAY 15 DECEMBER 2019 More >>

Arms Bill changes admission of deep flaws

Thursday, 12 December 2019, 5:10 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

Council of Licenced Firearms Owners (COLFO) says the announcement today of three changes to the Arms Bill should be the start of a large-scale rewrite, or even eventual abandonment. More >>

Police intimidation adverts irresponsible - COLFO

Wednesday, 11 December 2019, 10:22 am | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

The Council of Licenced Firearms Owners (COLFO) is calling out Police for stepping up their intimidation campaign of licenced firearms owners as the deadline for firearms compensation draws near. More >>

COLFO Reveals Mail Privacy Breaches

Thursday, 5 December 2019, 2:15 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

Images show enveloped letters from NZ Police and Customs which allow anyone handling the mail to identify the recipients as licenced firearms owners, without having to open it. More >>

Amnesty Pointless without Compo Extension

Wednesday, 20 November 2019, 2:11 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

Extending the amnesty period for the return of banned firearms is utterly pointless unless the compensation period is extended as well, says the Council of Licenced Firearms Owners (COLFO). More >>

Extensions must be across all responses to mosque attack

Wednesday, 13 November 2019, 4:39 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

The extension of the Royal Commission report to 30 April 2020 means all other government responses to the mosque attack should be equally delayed, according to the Council of Licenced Firearms Owners (COLFO). More >>

Listen to experts, evidence on firearms registry failures

Tuesday, 12 November 2019, 3:14 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

The Council of Licenced Firearms Owners (COLFO) is urging politicians to heed evidence from respected international experts on why a proposed firearms registry in New Zealand is doomed to fail. More >>

COLFO ammo court battle "a test for all Kiwis"

Monday, 11 November 2019, 4:11 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

The Council of Licenced Firearms Owners (COLFO) has asked the High Court to review the new regulation banning several classes of firearms ammunition. More >>

More firearms likely to be prohibited despite "final" list

Friday, 25 October 2019, 3:07 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

The announcement by Police today that another 39 specific firearms are banned means Minister of Police Stuart Nash must extend the amnesty period to prevent creation of “paper criminals”, says the Council of Licenced Firearms Owners (COLFO). More >>

Is steel shot now outlawed? Our lawyers respond to F&G

Wednesday, 16 October 2019, 8:39 am | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

This afternoon Fish & Game posted a public statement responding to my email to supporters this morning – specifically rejecting our claim that steel shot is now deemed "enhanced penetration ammunition" and therefore possession of ... More >>

COLFO plans court action over ammo ban

Monday, 14 October 2019, 3:15 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

The Council of Licenced Firearms Owners (COLFO) is recommending members hold on to potentially illegal shotgun shells containing steel shot until the law banning certain types of ammunition is clarified. More >>

Arms Bill a Legislative Colander

Sunday, 13 October 2019, 1:42 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

Arms Bill a Legislative Colander: Must Be Rewritten SUNDAY 13 OCTOBER 2019 The Arms Bill has been written so poorly than it must be abandoned and rewritten, according to the Council of Licenced Firearm Owners, COLFO. More >>

Gangs Promise to Sign up to Firearm Registry

Saturday, 12 October 2019, 12:01 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

The Council of Licenced Firearms Owners (COLFO) is calling on New Zealand’s growing gangland community to front up and tell police how many firearms they possess and how many of their members are licenced to own and use them. More >>

Rushed Reforms Well Off-Target

Thursday, 26 September 2019, 10:18 am | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

The Government’s latest batch of proposed firearms law reforms won’t keep people safer and could even put more firearms in the hands of criminals, says the Council of Licenced Firearms Owners (COLFO). More >>

Nationwide hearings needed on firearms law

Monday, 16 September 2019, 5:00 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

The Council of Licensed Firearms Owners (COLFO) says the Government should take its proposed firearms legislation to the people with a touring Select Committee, as it just has with the Zero Carbon bill. More >>

Delay on part ban shows buyback process is critically flawed

Friday, 6 September 2019, 4:02 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

For four months after the Government’s ban on semi-automatic firearms, a central part of the firearm used in the Christchurch shootings remained legal. More >>

Fourth price list proves compensation scheme is a mess

Thursday, 5 September 2019, 5:01 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

The Council of Licenced Firearms Owners (COLFO) says publication of yet another amended price list for prohibited firearms and parts confirms Government has not got a handle on its own, rushed legislation and that police are struggling to catch ... More >>

Extension of Christchurch Attack Inquiry submissions welcome

Thursday, 22 August 2019, 5:25 pm | NZ Council Of Licensed Firearms Owners

The Council of Licenced Firearm Owners (COLFO) is urging firearms owners to pass on information to the Royal Commission of Inquiry into the Attack on Christchurch Mosques now that the period for submissions has been extended to 27 September. More >>

 

 

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