Approval to form a recognised astronomical organisation - Queensland


You will require this licence if you intend to operate as a recognised astronomical organisation. Membership of this organisation forms a reasonable excuse to acquire or possess a laser pointer with an output of greater than 1 milliwatt.

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:

  • be an incorporated organisation
  • have current financial members
  • provide advice to member on laser pointers
  • meet the storage requirements detailed in the regulations
  • undergo background checks to assess your suitability.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

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Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for recognised astronomical organisation - Please contact the administering agency for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Queensland Police Service

Weapons Licensing

Contact details

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Weapons Licensing

Queensland Police Service

Mailing address: GPO Box 892
Queensland 4001
Phone: 07 3015 7777
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