Licence to Collect Ammunition - Queensland

Description

This licence is required to cover the importation, exportation, sale, purchase, possession, transportation and storage of collectors' ammunition.

Persons who are prescribed ammunition collectors are not authorised to use the ammunition.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

You must:

  • be an adult
  • be an appropriate person under S15 of the Explosives Act 1999
  • be able to read and understand the English language to the satisfaction of the Chief Inspector of Explosives.
  • comply with codes of practice and standards called up by the Explosives Act 1999.

Duration

This licence is effective for a period of 1 year or 5 years from the date of approval.

Other resources

Application process

You can obtain this licence by submitting a completed Application for Licence to Collect Ammunition attached to the nearest explosives regional office.

This licence may be applied for by a person (person is defined as an individual or corporation (public company, private company, club, association, government agency or partnership).

If an individual is a person having an interest in a corporation and the corporation is the separate legal entity responsible for the intended explosives operations and activities, the individual must apply using the corporate licence application form.

Transfer process

S20 of the Explosives Act 1999 allows the transfer of this licence only with the prior approval of the Chief Inspector of Explosives.

The application to transfer is considered on a case by case basis.

You may apply to transfer the licence by contacting Explosives Licensing.

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy

Explosives Inspectorate

Contact details

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Manager, Explosives Licensing

Explosives Inspectorate

Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy

Mailing address: PO BOX 15216
City East, Queensland 4002
Phone: 07 3199 8023
Email: explosives@dnrme.qld.gov.au
Website: Explosives Inspectorate contact information (Opens in new window)