Armourer's Licence - Northern Territory

Service summary

An armourers licence is required by persons intending to possess, use, repair, manufacture, modify, service and store specific categories of firearms.
There are two categories of this licence:
Grade 1 allows the holder to carry out all types of repairs;
Grade 2 is restricted to mainly general maintenance.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Application will need to provide a written detailed submission and attach supporting documents in order to substantiate the issue of this type of licence.

Written submission must include the following details:

  • Qualifications
  • Experience
  • Reasons for requiring this type of licence
  • Letters of reference
  • Tools of trade
  • Safe keeping/security arrangements




$86 (75 Revenue Units)
In 2017/2018 - 1 Revenue Unit is equivalent to $1.15.

Cash, Cheque or EFTPOS.

Administering agency

Northern Territory Police, Fire & Emergency Services

Act(s) name

Firearms Act 1997 (Northern Territory)

Contact details

Front Desk

Operating address:
Local Police Station




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