Range Rules

Range Rules

Gun Range terms, conditions & rules

It is the responsibility of the person making the booking to ensure that every person in their group is aware of the terms, conditions & rules. You are not prohibited under Section 21 of the firearms act to use or possess a firearm or ammunition. If you have been to prison/youth custody or young offenders institution you could be prohibited. Only 2 people are allowed per lane at any time.

You must be 18 years or older in order to use the range unaccompanied. Under the age of 18, you must be supervised by an adult over the age of 21 years. Adult, Child Ratio is strict – 1 Adult (21 or over) to 2 child/young person (under the age of 18)

Safety, Behaviour and Violations:

Safety is the responsibility of participants at all times.
Safety shooting glasses must be worn at all times on the range – Face shield is also recommend on the Pistols.
Only 1 gun is allowed per lane at any time.
Always assume that all guns are loaded & dangerous.
Never point a gun at another person.
Never leave a gun unsupervised.
When on the range guns must be kept in a case, slip or bag at all times until on the shooting line.
In the event of a gun being taken off the range, it is the user’s responsibility to ensure that the gun is not loaded and that the magazine is removed or the barrel is broken.
Never enter the range target/firing area, always ask a member of staff for assistance.
Never shoot at anything other than targets for example props, lights, walls, ceiling, beams, general fixtures & fittings.
Any behaviour that would be deemed as disruptive and/or offensive, which adversely affects or offends other range users, either directly or indirectly will not be tolerated and you will be asked to leave the premises.
Anyone under the influence of controlled substances drugs, or alcohol will be asked to leave the premises.

Children and Young People

Children and young people are actively encouraged to participate, however, it is the responsibility of a Parent or Guardian (over 21 years of age) to control the safety & behaviour of the child or young person in their care at all times.

Range Officer

This is the person who is directly in control of the Range and all participants, this includes all those waiting to shoot or merely viewing, in the immediate area. The Range officer’s decision is final.

Using your own gun

Own guns must be in sound working order.

Rifles exceeding 12 ftlb and pistols exceeding 6 ftlb muzzle energy are not allowed.

Under the firearms act it is the responsibility of the gun owner to ensure that their air rifle is within the legal 12ftlb limit and air pistols are within 6ftlb limit. We reserve the right at any time to chrono test any gun, if it is found to be over the legal limit it will be retained by Crackshot Limited until the correct licence can be produced, if a licence can not be produced we will inform the Police.


By booking to use the Shooting Range you are deemed fully and absolutely to indemnify Crackshot Limited and its servants against any claims for injury or loss however caused to or by yourself, at the Shooting Range.

The list above is not exhaustive; any behaviour as stated above will result in the person or persons being asked to leave the range. Crackshot Limited reserves the right to revise these Rules and Conditions at any time.

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