Authority to Use, Carry or Possess a Crossbow - Tasmania

Description

You will need to be authorised if you intend to use, carry or possess a crossbow.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for authorisation you must:

  • be at least 18 years old
  • be a natural person
  • be a fit and proper person
  • have a legitimate reason for using, carrying or possessing a crossbow
  • be able to demonstrate secure and safe storage when the weapon is not in use.

Legitimate reasons include:

  • conducting research
  • hunting vermin
  • being a member of a sporting club
  • as part of a collection
  • another purpose the agency considers appropriate.

Duration

As specified

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please contact the agency for more information.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Authority to Use, Carry or Possess a Crossbow - Please contact the agency for relevant forms.
Apply All Acceptable Methods of Identification - DOC (Opens in new window)
Apply All Statutory Declaration - Crossbow Collector - DOC (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Police Offences Act 1935 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Police, Fire and Emergency Management

Tasmania Police

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:

Firearms Services

Tasmania Police

Department of Police, Fire and Emergency Management

Tasmania
Operating address: 37 - 43 Liverpool Street
Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 308
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6173 2720
Email: firearms.services@police.tas.gov.au
Website: Tasmania Police (Opens in new window)