The responses were due to be published by 12 April.

Earlier this month, BASC raised the disproportionate nature of the proposal to license airguns with the Regulatory Review Group in Scotland and it agreed to consider the organisation’s concerns at its next meeting.

A petition titled “No to airgun licensing in Scotland” had, at the time of publication, attracted 14,075 signatures. To add your name to the petition, visit chn.ge/XSSfOt

There is also a Facebook page, which you can “like” to show your support. So far, the page has attracted more than 1,000 “likes”.

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Scotland delays response to airgun licensing