Final entries are required by 12 August to provide the
necessary lead time for the arrangement of temporary permits
and other paperwork.
POLICY ON EVENTS AND MEDALS
EVENTS: For an event to take place a minimum of three
countries must be entered and ready to compete.
MEDAL AWARDS: Medals will be awarded on the following
See separate discipline sections. An Administration
Fee of £20 per person (single charge for all events
entered) will be applied in addition to individual event
The Isle of Man is not part of the United Kingdom. It
is a separate jurisdiction with its own legal system.
Shotguns and airguns are regulated separately from rifles
and pistols and firearms law still permits the holding of
Visitors to the Island require temporary permits for all
guns and cartridge ammunition, including shotguns and air
Application forms for temporary visitors' permits will be
made available with the Final Entry forms.
CARRIAGE OF FIREARMS AND AMMUNITION ON AIRCRAFT AND
HANDLING AND STORAGE OF FIREARMS
All firearms (including airguns) will be stored in a central
armoury. They will be collected from you at your port
of entry. The Police will not permit firearms or ammunition
to be retained at your hotel.
Detailed arrangements will be announced nearer the
The Isle of Man Shooting Council accepts no responsibility,
financial or otherwise, for the cancellation of events or
changes to the programme. Council will make all
reasonable effort to deliver the published programme but in
the event of entries not justifying the running of certain
events or for any other reason changes to the programme are
necessitated, neither the Isle of Man Shooting Council nor
its constituent members will be responsible for any loss.
Competitors who have entered but do not show up for events
will be charged for any consequential cost incurred by the
organisers in making preparation for them to compete.
Where an individual has paid money for entry fees or similar
and seeks a refund, Council will make such refund less any
cost Council has incurred, and cannot itself avoid, in
making preparation for the individual to compete.