Authority to Possess Body Armour - South Australia


Persons or companies wishing to use, possess, manufacture, sell, distribute, supply or otherwise deal with body armour must obtain an Authority to Possess Body Armour. Body armour means a protective jacket, vest or other article of apparel designed to resist the penetration of a projectile discharged from a firearm.

Service type


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


As designated.



Act(s) name

Summary Offences Act 1953 South Australia

Administering agency

South Australia Police

Firearms Branch

Contact details

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Officer in Charge

Firearms Branch

South Australia Police

South Australia
Operating address: Police Headquarters
100 Angas Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 1539
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 08 7322 3346
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