Approval to conduct a weapons club - Queensland


You will require this approval if you intend to conduct a weapons club for the purposes of a crossbow club or a recreational shooting club.

A crossbow club can be:

  • an archery organisation
  • a historical or military re-enacment organisation that demonstrates the use of category M crossbows
  • a genuine historical or military re-enacment organisation that gives training in the use of category M crossbows.

A recreational shooting club is an approved organisation or association that engages in the sport of hunting using Category A and/or B weapons and category M crossbows.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible you must:

  • have attained the age of 18 years
  • be a fit and proper person with specific reference to mental state, misuse of drugs and firearm offences involving violence or threatened violence
  • have completed the safety training course within the preceding 12 months
  • provide all details relevant to the type of weapons club you are applying for.


Up to five years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Administering agency

Queensland Police Service

Weapons Licensing

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:

Weapons Licensing

Queensland Police Service

Mailing address: GPO Box 892
Queensland 4001
Phone: 07 3015 7777
Contact us website: Weapons Licensing Question (Enquiry) Form (Opens in new window)