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Explanatory Memorandum to Firearms (Northern Ireland) Order 2004

Paragraph 12 - Theatre and cinema

A person taking part in a theatrical performance or in the production of a film intended for public exhibition may possess a firearm for use in connection with that. The Secretary of State may authorise a person in charge of a theatre performance or film production, and any other persons selected by him, to have possession of a prohibited weapon for use during the performance or production.

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