Paintball Venue Permit - New South Wales


You will require a paintball venue permit if you intend to do the following:

  • operate a paintball venue
  • purchase and possess paintball markers for the purpose of operating that venue
  • supply paintball markers for purchase by paintball permit holders
  • supply paintball markers to people for the temporary use of the markers at the venue
  • supply paintball markers to another holder of a venue permit under a paintball marker sharing arrangement that complies with the relevant legislation.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.


One, three or five years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $515.00
Renew Renewal All $515.00
Vary Variation All $35.00

Act(s) name

Paintball Act 2018 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Paintball Regulation 2019 New South Wales

Additional information

You must clearly designate and sign the paintball game area of a venue as an area in which the use of paintball markers is permitted. A person is not permitted to enter a paintball game area unless they have protective clothing or equipment, including protective covering for the eyes and face and enclosed shoes.

A child under twelve years old is not permitted to possess a paintball marker at a paintball venue or enter a paintball game area. A child between twelve and eighteen is also not permitted to do so unless they have written consent from a parent or guardian.

Administering agency

Department of Customer Service

NSW Fair Trading

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:

Fair Trading Licensing

NSW Fair Trading

Department of Customer Service

New South Wales
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 2906
Lisarow, New South Wales 2250
Phone: 13 32 20
Website: NSW Fair Trading (Opens in new window)

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