Firearm Registration - South Australia


You will need this registration if you intend to possess and use a firearm in your business. Registered firearms must have an identifying mark that consists of letters or numbers that is of at least 4 characters and unique to the firearm.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible to register your firearm, you must:

  • hold a current South Australian firearms licence
  • ensure your firearm has the required identifying marks.

Please contact the agency to identify any further eligibility requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $44.00

Fees for 2023-24

General Duplicate Certificate All $44.00

Fees for 2023-24

Lodgement process


Firearm registration is required prior to its purchase, or within 14 days of its purchase where it would not be reasonably practicable in the circumstance for you to register the firearm at such time.

Administering agency

South Australia Police

Firearms Branch

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.