Approval to Possess Ammunition as a Collector - Australian Capital Territory


You will need 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


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.


5 years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $47.00


Act(s) name

Firearms Act 1996 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Australian Federal Police - ACT Policing

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Enquiries, ACT Firearms Registry

Australian Federal Police - ACT Policing

Operating address: 86 Vicars Street
Mitchell, Australian Capital Territory 2911
Mailing address: GPO BOX 401
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6133 2122
Website: ACT Firearms Registry (Opens in new window)