Permit to Possess or Discharge a Projectile in a Public Place, or Possess Certain Equipment - Tasmania


You will require this permit if you intend to either:

  • carry, possess or discharge a missile, firearm or fireworks
  • carry or possess a saw or other woodcutting implement
  • throw a stone or other object
  • use or possess any hunting equipment, including but not limited to a gun, axe, hatchet, slingshot, catapult, bow and arrow in a reserve, park, car park, road or public place.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit your application must:

  • be in an approved form
  • be accompanied by any specified documents
  • be accompanied by the required fees.

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

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 Tasmania

Administering agency

Your local council

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:

Customer Service

Your local council

Website: Tasmanian Council directory (Opens in new window)