Laser Game Firearms Permit - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to possess and use firearms for laser games.

There are two types of permits:

  • An imitation firearms permit that authorises you to conduct laser games / laser skirmish activities using imitation firearms; and
  • A modified firearms permit that authorises you to conduct gaming activities involving a firearm which has been modified to emit laser or infra-red light beams.

This permit also authorises participants over 18 years old to possess and use the imitation or modified firearms under the supervision and control of the operator.

Please consult the Contact Officer for 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 this permit you must:

  • Submit the application form and legitimate reason form accompanied by all requested documentation;
  • Provide proof of identity (if no other NSW firearms licence or permit is held or has been held); and
  • Pay the required fees.

Please be aware that if you have never held a firearms licence or permit in NSW, or you do not currently hold an equivalent issued firearms licence or permit interstate, you may be required to complete a firearm safety training course.

Further eligibility criteria will vary depending on the type of permit you are applying for. Details are outlined in the attached documents.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements

Duration

The permit will be issued for a maximum term of 5 years.

Fees

 TypeAmount
ApplyApplication$75.00

Administering agency

Department of Justice
NSW Police Force
Firearms Registry

Act(s) name

Firearms Act 1996 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

Firearms Regulation 2006 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Enquiries, Permits Unit
Department of Justice
NSW Police Force
Firearms Registry


Mailing address:
Locked Bag 1
Murwillumbah
New South Wales 2484

Phone:

02 66708590
permits@police.nsw.gov.au

Supporting information

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