Please be aware that unless you have correctly completed and returned your club re-affiliation paperwork for 2016, your club will not be insured. We are unable to make any exceptions to this ruling as our underwriters will not accept claims made if the correct paperwork has not been submitted and received at our NSRA offices.
Please note that if you have already submitted your renewal paperwork, your club will be covered by our insurance, providing this is complete and correct. Any slight delay you may experience in receiving confirmation of your renewal is due to the Christmas / New Year break and the resulting volume of work we have to process.
To avoid unnecessary telephone calls and if you have yet to send in your renewal paperwork, please refer to the letter sent to you in October 2015, detailing the relevant forms for completion, the information required and the club renewal fee payable for 2016.
Thank you in advance for your co-operation and understanding during what is for us a very busy time of the year.
If you need another copy of the forms, all 2016 membership forms can be downloaded below:
The NSRA is the national governing body for all Small-bore Rifle and Pistol Target Shooting in the United Kingdom, including Airgun and Match Crossbow Shooting.
All at the NSRA would like to congratulate Jen McIntosh, Seonaid McIntosh and Katie Gleeson on becoming European Team Champions in the 3 Position Rifle Women's Event in Baku this morning!
Click read more below for links to the BBC Sport Coverage of Seonaid's Gold medal today and also Jen's Gold medal at the start of the week.
We are also sharing info on our Twitter page @NSRAHQ
Entries have begun to be recieved for the new National Postal Competition arranged by the NSRA and the Pistol, Air & Crossbow Committee.
Although an NSRA Competition, it is open to non NSRA members.
The course of fire is 30 shots per round at 10 metres, with 3 rounds in total.
The entry form can be found below:
Entries are open for the British Pistol Meeting held at Bisley Camp from the 22nd to 24th September 2017
Entries close Wednesday 30th August
01483 485 540
We have recently been advised of an error on Page 46 of the Summer Edition of 'On Target' magazine.
Under the Disciplinary Action notice, we stated that Mr Stuart Prouse was a member of Swarland 592 Club in Durham County. However, this should have read, Swarland 592 Club in Northumberland.
We would like to offer our apologies for this error and any confusion this information may have caused.
A new club catering for the NSRA discipline of Sport Crossbow has been inaugurated.
Known as South Pembrokeshire Sport Crossbow Club (SPSCC) it will specialise in promoting 10 metre indoor Sport Crossbow target shooting.
The NSRA, via the Pistol, Airgun & Crossbow Committee (PACC), have recently launched a National Sport Crossbow competition which is open to both NSRA members and others who may wish to enter this sport.
We have been informed that 3 new Air Rifle Target Shooting Clubs have opened in Lincolnshire.
Click below to get the details for Yarborough Target Shooting Club, Skegness Target Shooting Club and Grantham Target Shooting Club.
Steyr LP50 and Variants:
Section 5 Firearms:
Following discussions with our local Head of Firearms Licensing, it is confirmed that the Steyr LP50 air pistol does not have a self-loading mechanism and therefore in their opinion does not constitute a prohibitive weapon under Section 5 (1) of the Firearms Act 1968.
These findings have been agreed with NABIS.
This announcment follows a previous statement posted on the NSRA website on the 8th December 2016, notifying all members that while clarification was being sought, Home Office advice was that these pistols should not be imported or sold.
While the NABIS conclusion remains an 'opinion', albeit one which the courts are unlikely to ignore, this news enables all retailers to start stocking and selling the Steyr LP50 once again.
We are very sorry to hear of the passing of Vic Morris (aged 56), who was a member of Carmarthen Rifle & Pistol Club and a long standing member of the NSRA.
An obituary notice will appear in 'On Target' in due course, please click below to read the obituary by John Kelman.
Spaces for Batch Testing with RUAG, Lapua and Eley are filling up fast.
Please click the link below for more information - Dont miss out!
Do you want to join the NSRA Sales Team .... Click below for more information
The Association has a special discounted price for individuals joining the NSRA for the first time as an Annual or Junior Annual Member, together with a bounty for the new member's club.