Permit to acquire - Queensland


You will need this permit if you intend to own or buy a weapon. This permit is valid for one weapon only and you must reapply each time you intend to get a new weapon.

You can apply for this permit as a business or an individual. 

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 or have applied for a valid weapons licence.


Up to six months


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $41.95

Application fee for a permit to acquire. Fees for 2021-22

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)