Import permit for weapons or objects classified as collectibles, historical relics, or family heirlooms
MINISTRY OF CITIZEN PROTECTION
Organizational unit of an institutional body
The procedure refers to the issuing of an import permit for weapons or objects designated as collectibles, historical relics or family heirlooms. This is a permit granted to an undertaking seeking to import weapons or objects under Law 2168/1993 that are classified as collectibles, historical relics or family heirlooms. It is addressed to businesses.
At a glance
|Points of Service
|Country Security Departments, Police Stations, Country Security Sub-Directorates, Points of Single Contact (ΚΕΠ – EKE), State Security Divivsion / Hellenic Police Headquarters
|Number of Documents
Fees / Imposts
- Import/transport permit (for trading)Fee code6021Payment typeBank cashierDigital (debit / credit card)Digital (web banking)Hellenic PostTypee-Administrative Fee
What you will need
- Application for the import permit indicating the details of the items, as well as the following information: (1) In case of a sole proprietorship: Last Name, First Name, Fathers Name, Mothers Name, date and place of birth, home address, ID or passport number, date of issue and issuing authority, occupation, telephone number and email. (2) In case of a legal person: Name or trade name and registered office, as well as the aforementioned details of the legal representative. It should be expressly stated that the application relates to a trader.Filed bySubmitted by the applicant (digital)NoteThe application shall be accompanied by a certified copy of the statutes (for legal persons) and any subsequent amendment thereto.Applicant statusMINISTRY OF CITIZEN PROTECTION
- DescriptionAmendment of the provisions of Law 2168/1993 (A147) "Regulation of matters relating to weapons, ammunition, explosives, explosive devices and other provisions", harmonization of Greek legislation with Directive (EU) 2017/853 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 May 2017 amending Council Directive 91/477/EEC on control of the acquisition and possession of weapons and adoption of the necessary additional measures for the implementation of the European Commissions Implementing Regulation (EU) 2015/2403.
- DescriptionTerms, conditions and procedure for the classification of weapons and other objects listed in Law 2168/1993 as collectibles, historical relics or family heirlooms. Granting of permits for the import, trade and possession of these objects.
In all cases, the competent Police Authority replies either positively (by issuing a permit) or negatively (by issuing a decision to reject the request). The absence of a reply does not imply implicit approval or rejection of the request.