Armourer's Licence - Northern Territory


An armourers licence is required by persons intending to possess, use, repair, manufacture, modify, service and store specific categories of firearms.
There are two categories of this licence:
Grade 1 allows the holder to carry out all types of repairs;
Grade 2 is restricted to mainly general maintenance.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Application will need to provide a written detailed submission and attach supporting documents in order to substantiate the issue of this type of licence.

Written submission must include the following details:

  • Qualifications
  • Experience
  • Reasons for requiring this type of licence
  • Letters of reference
  • Tools of trade
  • Safe keeping/security arrangements


5 years.



Cash, Cheque or EFTPOS.

Act(s) name

Firearms Act 1997 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.

Front Desk

Operating address: Local Police Station
Phone: 0889223543