You will require this licence if you intend to collect firearms and / or ammunition. A firearm or ammunition collector's licence does not authorise you to carry or use a firearm or ammunition. You are only authorised to possess it.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible for this licence you must:
- Be at least 18 years old;
- Provide a 100 point proof of identification;
- Be a fit and proper person to hold a firearms licence;
- Provide a Serviceability Certificate for each firearm; and
- Provide supporting documentation that demonstrates the firearm has significant commemorative, historical, thematic or heirloom value.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
Firearms collector: 3 years. Ammunitions collector: 5 years.
Fee for each additional firearm.
Complete an initial online application, and then take all forms and supporting documentation to Australia Post.
Police Licensing Services
Firearms Act 1973 (Western Australia)
Firearms Regulations 1974 (Western Australia)
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