Prohibited Weapons - Sporting Permit - New South Wales

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to possess and use a prohibited weapon to undertake training or to compete in a sport or recreation. Please refer to the Schedule 1 Prohibited Weapons document for a full list of prohibited weapons in NSW.

You must be able to provide evidence from an approved sporting organisation or club that verifies that you need to possess and use the prohibited weapon to train or compete in the sport or recreation.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible of this permit you must:

  • Provide evidence from an approved sporting organisation or club that verifies that you need to possess and use the prohibited weapon to train or compete in the sport of recreation;
  • Submit the application form and genuine reason form with the required documentation; and
  • Pay the required fee.

Further eligibility criteria and details of the information you must provide with your application are outlined in the attached documents.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Maximum of five years.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount
Apply Application $127.00

Act(s) name

Weapons Prohibition Act 1998 NSW

Administering agency

Department of Justice

NSW Police Force

Firearms Registry

Contact details

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

Permits Unit

Firearms Registry

NSW Police Force

Department of Justice

Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 1
Murwillumbah, New South Wales 2484
Phone: 1300 362 562
Phone: 02 6670 8590
Fax: 02 6670 8558
Email: permits@police.nsw.gov.au
Website: Firearms Registry (Opens in new window)