Approval to Possess Ammunition as a Collector - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

You will require this approval if you intend to possess ammunition as a collector. Ammunition includes any projectiles, such as bullets and rockets that can be discharged from a weapon.

Please use the contact details below to find out more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for the approval you must:

  • Be a collector of ammunition
  • Be aged 18 years or over
  • Make sure the collection of ammunition does not, and will not, consist of more rounds of ammunition than the Registrar considers reasonable in the interests of public safety
  • Provide any documents as required by the Agency
  • Submit an application form
  • Pay all relevant application fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

5 years.

Fees

 TypeAmount
ApplyApplication$44.00

Administering agency

Australian Federal Police

Act(s) name

Firearms Act 1996 (Australian Capital Territory)

Contact details

Enquiries, ACT Firearms Registry
Australian Federal Police


Operating address:
Cnr Nettlefold and Lathlain Street
Belconnen
Australian Capital Territory 2600
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 401
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601

Phone:

02 62567777

Fax:

02 62567758
actfirearmsregistry@afp.gov.au

Supporting information

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