HOW TO APPLY FOR A LICENCE
1 - Contact the Firearms Registry
You may wish to apply for any of the allowable “genuine reasons” that suit your needs which are:
2 - Contact the Firearm Safety and Training Council
We will also arrange your membership of an appropriate shooting club if necessary. The Australian Target Shooters Club will suit most new shooters. View and join online at www.atsc.com.au
Step 3 - Complete your safety training course
The course delivered by the Firearm Safety and Training Council is the pre-eminent safety training course in Australia.
It involves both theoretical aspects and practical handling but does not include live-firing. All materials for the course are supplied.
On successful completion you will achieve a Statement of Attainment which should be acted upon within 12 months.
Your training officer will ask you to complete a Form P650 prior to the commencement of the course - see form attached - to ensure you are eligible to undertake the course.
Complete your safety training course. All material supplied. Your training officer will ask you to complete a Form P650 before undertaking the course.
4 - Send your application to the Firearms Registry
Step 5 - Issue of Firearms Licence
The cost of a 2 year licence is $100
The cost of a 5 year licence is $200
Firearm Safety and Training Council Ltd
Suite 44, 14 Narabang Way, Belrose NSW 2085
Ph: 02 9486 3077 Fax: 02 9486 3497
ABN: 24 051 891 724 National Provider No: 91258