You will require this approval if you intend to operate a collectors, hunting or shooting club.
- A collectors club is a club that holds regular meetings and activities that are in relation to the collection of firearms and promotes, or encourages the collection of firearm;
- A hunters club conducts regular recreational hunting activities requiring the use of firearms; and
- A shooting club conducts regular shooting competitions or other activities requiring the use of firearms and promotes or encourages the sport of shooting.
Please be aware that conditions will vary depending on the type of club.
Please use the contact details below to find out more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible for this approval you have to provide documents and materials which prove that the club is a corporation.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
As specified on the approval.
Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.
Approval of Clubs - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
Australian Federal Police
Firearms Act 1996 (Australian Capital Territory)
Firearms Regulation 2008 (Australian Capital Territory)
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