Certificate of Registration as a Paintball Operator - Tasmania

Description

You will require this registration if you intend to operate a paintball business. Paintball refers to the game in which paintball firearms are used to discharge paintball pellets at people or things.

Before applying for this registration, applicants must first acquire a category A, reason 6 firearm licence. You must also complete an application for a permit to acquire a firearm.

You may only take possession of markers, paintballs and other equipment once both the firearms licence and the application to acquire a firearm have been issued and an inspection of your firearms storage facility has been completed.

Please note that any employees must also hold a category A firearms licence.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

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 this registration, you must:

  • acquire a category A, reason 6 firearms licence
  • complete an application to acquire a firearm
  • complete the relevant forms and identification checks
  • complete a firearms safety course
  • provide various elements of documentation, including council approval to operate a paintball business at a designated address
  • have your business premises inspected by the relevant Agency.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

12 months.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $99.20 -
Apply Application All $79.36 Concession.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Certificate of Registration as a Paintball Operator - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
Apply All Acceptable Methods of Identification - DOC (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Firearms Act 1996 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Firearms Regulations 2016 TAS

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.

Enquiries, Firearms Unit

Tasmania Police

Department of Police, Fire and Emergency Management

Mailing address: GPO BOX 308
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6173 2720
Email: firearms.services@police.tas.gov.au