• EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • RÉSUMÉ EXÉCUTIF
  • 1 POLICY CONTEXT
  • 1.1 The policy developments at EU level
  • 1.2 Production and ownership of firearms, replicas and alarm weapons in the EU
  • 2 PROBLEM DEFINITION
  • 2.1 Overview
  • 2.2 Security: threats to EU citizens
  • 2.3 Differences and shortcomings in the legislative framework
  • 2.4 Market: imbalances in the EU internal market
  • 2.5 The problem tree
  • 3 DEFINITION OF POLICY OBJECTIVES AND OPTIONS
  • 3.1 Definition of the policy objectives
  • 3.2 Definition of the policy options
  • 4 IDENTIFICATION OF THE PREFERRED POLICY OPTION
  • 4.1 Description of the identified impacts
  • 4.2 Assessment of the impacts
  • 4.3 Comparison of policy options and identification of the preferred policy option
  • 5 Monitoring and evaluation arrangements
  • Annexes