Permit to Display Firearms or Ammunition Collections - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you are the holder of a firearms collector's licence (excluding an antique handgun collector's licence) and you intend to display your licensed firearms or ammunition collections. The collection may be displayed either at the premises specified on your licence, or at another location approved in the permit. The permit also authorises you to carry the firearms for the purposes of the display.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Service type


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:

  • satisfy Victoria Police that you have made adequate arrangements for the secure storage of the firearms or cartridge ammunition
  • hold a current firearms collector's licence
  • be willing to comply with any requirements imposed on your permit
  • pay the prescribed fee
  • submit a completed application form and any associated documents as required.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.



As specified on the permit.



Fees for 2016-17.



Please lodge your application, fee, and any associated documents directly with the Agency.

Approval time

At least 28 days.

Administering agency

Victoria Police

Act(s) name

Firearms Act 1996 (Victoria)

Regulation(s) name

Firearms Regulations 2008 (Victoria)

Contact details

Licensing Services Division
Victoria Police


1300 651 645


03 9247 6485

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