Permit to Purchase or Acquire Firearms - Northern Territory


This permit is required by persons intending to obtain a firearm including those purchased as gifts. All sales must be arranged by a licensed Gun Dealer. If you are at a locality where a gun dealer is not available, the sale may be conducted through your nearest police station. The cost of the permit also includes the cost of registration of the firearm.

Service type


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


3 months.



Administering agency

Northern Territory Police, Fire & Emergency Services

Contact details

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Front Desk

Operating address: Local Police Station
Phone: 0889223543