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Gun laws in Astyria

Gun laws in the countries in Astyria vary by country. The tables below show the legal status of firearms for civilian usage.

     Yes (no license): No license required.
     Yes (shall issue): Registration required, but the authorities may not deny license and/or firearm(s) if legal conditions are fulfilled
     Yes (may issue): License required, authorities have final say in whether a person may obtain a license and/or firearm(s). A specific reason may be required in order to obtain license.
     No: Prohibited.

Country Airsoft guns Paintball guns Armor-piercing ammunition Hollow point ammunition Antique firearms (before 1898) Handguns Semi-automatic rifles Automatic rifles Bolt-action rifles Machine guns Shotguns Suppressors Constitutionally protected Concealed carry Open carry
 Aquitayne Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yellow exclamation mark.svg Yes No Yes No Yes Yellow exclamation mark.svg Yes Yellow exclamation mark.svg No
 Aswick Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg Yes No No Yellow exclamation mark.svg Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] Yellow exclamation mark.svg No Yellow exclamation mark.svg No No No No No No
 Cadenza Yellow exclamation mark.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg No No Yes Yellow exclamation mark.svg No No No No No No No No No
 Fyngaria Yes Yes Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] Yes Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg No Yellow exclamation mark.svg No Yellow exclamation mark.svg No No Yes No
 Great Nortend Yes Yes Yellow exclamation mark.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg N/A Yellow exclamation mark.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg
 Heideland No Yes No Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] Yellow exclamation mark.svg No No No Yellow exclamation mark.svg No Yellow exclamation mark.svg No No No No
 Khyragus Yes Yes Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] Yes Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] Yes [2]
 Kobolis Yes Yes No Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [3] Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [3] Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [3] Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [3] Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [3] No Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [3] No No Yellow exclamation mark.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg
 New Pangus Yes Yes No No No Yellow exclamation mark.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg No Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg No Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg No Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg No
 Nikolia Yes Yes Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] No Yes Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg No Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg No Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg No No Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1] No
 Noordenstaat Yes Yes No No Yes Yellow exclamation mark.svg Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [4] No Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [4] No Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [4] No No Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [4] No
 Romberg Yes [5] Yes No No Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg [6] Yellow exclamation mark.svg Yellow exclamation mark.svg[6] Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg No Yellow exclamation mark.svg[7] No No No Check-71-128-204-brightblue.svg [1]
  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 1.16 1.17 Shall issue with the application and issuance of a permit.
  2. No permit necessary but the weapon cannot be used to create public nuisance or unrest.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 Shall issue for residents of rural areas, may issue for urban residents of Kobolis.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Only issued with valid hunting license
  5. No permit necessary but the rifle must be clearly marked as a toy.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Issuance of these weapons is highly restricted, but carry is compulsory for reservist personnel with service weapons in Romberg.
  7. Pump-action, break and single-shot shotguns are shall-issue, while semi-automatic shotguns are may-issue. Automatic shotguns are illegal in Romberg.

Permit requirements

Country Licensing requirements Registration/background checks requirements
 Aquitayne The applying party must be processed:
  • Fingerprints must be taken
  • Background check will be issued
  • No warrants or felony warrants
  • No history of mental illness as asserted by a licensed physician through a sealed document
  • Must not be on any mind-altering narcotics or illegal substances
  • At least 21 years of age
  • Complete a certified gun safety and training course to last no less than 6 hours with a score of 95% or higher, that includes a live-fire and written test
  • No criminal history
  • No history of domestic abuse
The applying party will be denied a permit if:
  • They have a warrant or felony warrant for their arrest issued by the state
  • They have a history of mental illness
  • A licensed physician states that they are unfit to own a firearm
  • They have been convicted of indictable offenses
  • They have a history of domestic abuse
  • Is not at least 21 years of age
  • Has connections to any criminal organizations or organized crime
  • Tests positive to a drug screening test
 Great Nortend A purchaser or hirer of firearms and ammunition requires a Royal warrant. Whilst petitions are decided on a case-by-case basis, generally petitioners must :—
  • Not be a felon
  • Be a “fit and uprighteous person of sobre habit and sound mind”
  • Purchase for a lawful purpose
The bailment, use and carry of firearms is also restricted such that persons must :—
  • Not be a felon
  • Be sobre and of sound mind
  • Receive, carry or use for a lawful purpose