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 NT

Regulation(s) name

Firearms Regulations 1997 NT

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.

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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