Election 2017 and Shooting Sports

Where do your candidates stand on shooting?

To view your candidates' position on shooting, please enter your details below. Your postcode will be used to search for your MP. You will then have the option of emailing them by inputting your details and following the instructions on the page.

Parties will be choosing candidates up to close of nominations on 11th May and this website will be updated as the information is released. Please check back regularly to email candidates as they are chosen.



Your candidate's position on shooting

Each candidate may have been given a rating relating to their attitude on shooting. This is based on their own and BASC's assessment of their position and is rated either "supportive", "neutral", "anti", "don't know" or "unknown".

  • Supportive = I support shooting sports conducted according to the law and the current codes of practice.
  • Neutral = I am supportive of some aspects of legal shooting sports but have reservations in one or more areas.
  • Anti = I am against shooting sports.
  • Don't know = I do not yet have enough information to make an assessment.
  • Unknown = has not replied.
  • If you email your candidate please copy the response you receive to politics@basc.org.uk so we can update our records.