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Firearm Licensing Dept - contact details

The Firearms and Explosive Licensing office is based at the North Yorkshire Police Headquarters.

Contact details

Address –

Firearms and Explosives Licensing Department, North Yorkshire Police Headquarters, Alverton Court, Crosby Road, Northallerton, North Yorkshire, DL6 1BF

(SATNAV postcode – DL6 1AA)


Phone: 01609 643589


Email:  firearmslicensing@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

Opening hours

The Firearms and Explosives Licensing Department is open for telephone enquiries on 101 Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 5pm and on Friday until 4.30pm.


The Firearms Licensing Manager duties are currently covered on a temporary basis by two people as follows:-

Office administration and management – Joanne Whitfield

FEO administration and management – Becky Hart


Your local officer

Firearm Enquiry Officer (FEO) Postcode
Bill Hargreaves BD20, BD22, BD23, BD24, LA2, LA6, LA10, LS29
Mark Hunter
DL2, DL6, DL7, DL8, DL9, DL10, DL11, LA10, TS7, TS8, TS9, TS15
Tony Allerton,
Mark Butterworth
DN6, DN16, LS23, LS24, LS25, YO1, YO8, YO10, YO19, YO23, YO24, YO26, YO30, YO31, YO32, YO41, YO42, WF8, WF11
Linda Hymer,
Ian Dyer
HG1, HG2, HG3, HG4, HG5, LS17, LS21, LS22, YO51
Jon Reed TS12, TS13, YO7, YO11, YO12, YO13, YO14, YO16, YO17, YO18, YO21, YO22, YO25, YO60, YO61, YO62