Paintball Operator Licence or Permit - Northern Territory


Corporations intending to operate a Paintball range must be licensed and hold the prescribed level of Public Liability insurance cover ($10 million).

They are also required to comply with the operator code of practice.

Permits may be obtained for temporary paintball ranges.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Only corporations can apply for this licence. Proof of the prescribed level of public liability insurance cover is a prerequisite.


5 years.



Act(s) name

Firearms Act 1997 Northern Territory

Regulation(s) name

Firearms Regulations 1997 Northern Territory

Additional information

Additional details of the representative primarily responsible for the business; list of prospective employees; details of associates of the business; evidence of insurance; description of the proposed business must be provided.

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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

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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