Concealable firearm licence - Queensland


You will need this licence if you intend to possess and use air pistols, centre-fire pistols, black powder or rim-fire pistols (category H) that are under 75cm in length, except powerheads.

Concealable firearms are most commonly used for:

  • sport target shooting
  • primary production
  • commercial animal control
  • rural purposes.

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 at least 18 years old
  • have a genuine reason for needing a weapons licence
  • be a fit and proper person
  • have completed an approved safety course in weapons safety
  • have a safe and secure place to store the weapon.


Up to five years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Concealable firearms licence:

  • for an approved pistol club member - $25.45
  • for anyone else - $63.65.

Fees for 2021-22


You cannot transfer this licence.

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)