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Update EU Firearm Directive

Yesterday Directive 2017/853 was published which is the new EU Firearm Directive. It will be in effect on June 13th 2017 and member states have till 13 September 2018 to implement it’s rules. For Airsoft please direct your attention to

The EAA welcomes its newest full member – The FFA of France

      Last Month the EAA member states unanimously voted in favour of the Fédération Française d’Airsoft (FFA) gaining Full EAA membership. The EAA thanks the FFA for its application to join our association, we are greater and louder through

Important Update on Airsoft in EU Firearms Law

As you should be aware, since November last year the EU has been considering a proposal to amend the firearms directive which would classify replicas, including airsoft devices, as real firearms. They also wanted to ban any firearm of ‘military

Operation MEP

Airsoft players of Europe- this is it. This is the big push, this is where you can save airsoft in Europe or let it be crushed. As you probably already know, the EC has presented a proposal to amend the


You’ll notice the forum is down. We’re experimenting with replacing the forum with a Facebook group, to increase participation. You’ll find the group here EAA Public Facebook Discussion Group Feel free to ask us or discuss anything. Try and keep

Halt the EU attack on Replicas!

Please watch this video for a short summary of the situation. Here’s the full explanation; For many years The European Airsoft Association has been concerned that a European directive could damage or even ban airsoft. Once implemented, all EU

2015 AGM Minutes

Please view the AGM minutes and accounts here; EAA 2015 AGM minutes Accounts November 2014-December 2015 I’m pleased to announce I was re-elected and will fight hard to see that airsoft is not destroyed by a few misguided opportunists in

Back Online

EAA has been diligently working behind the scenes over the last months but we must apologise for letting our website go down for so long. We’re campaigning against the EU changes to the classification of replicas and expanding the association.

2014 AGM Minutes

The minutes from the latest AGM are here EAA 2014 AGM minutes and the accounts from the last year can be viewed here Accounts May 2014-November 2014 We are still in need of a treasurer so get in touch with

EAA gains three more full members: Croatia, Ireland and Serbia

On the 24th of June, The EAA concluded its review of three new member states: Croatia – HASS (Croatian Airsoft association) Ireland – IAA (Irish Airsoft association) Serbia – SASS (Serbian Airsoft association) Congratulations to the three associations for their