Approval for Prohibited Weapons and Body Armour - Northern Territory


Persons or companies wishing to import, possess, manufacture, sell, carry or otherwise deal with prohibited weapons or body armour must obtain an Approval. Body armour means a garment or item that is designed, intended or adapted for the purpose of protecting the body from the effects of a weapon, including a firearm. Prohibited weapon means an article prescribed by regulation to be a prohibited weapon.

Service type


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


As designated.


$40.00 (34 Revenue Units)
2018-19 Revenue Unit is $1.18

Act(s) name

Weapons Control Act 2001 NT

Administering agency

Northern Territory Police, Fire & Emergency Services

Contact details

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

Officer in Charge, Firearms Policy & Records Unit

Operating address: Peter McAulay Centre
McMillans Road
Berrimah NT 0828
Mailing address: PO Box 39764
Winnellie NT 0821
Phone: 0889223543
Fax: 0889223540
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