You will require this authorisation if you intend to use, carry or possess a crossbow. You will need to apply to the Commissioner of Police, who may issue a permit if it is deemed that you have a legitimate reason for using, carrying or possessing a crossbow. Legitimate reasons include:
- the sale of firearms
- conducting research
- hunting vermin
- professional sporting club membership
- as part of a collection
- another purpose the Commissioner considers appropriate.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.