Corporate Firearm Licence - Western Australia


You will require this licence if your organisation involves club or occupational use of firearms. The licence entitles your organisation to possess the firearms and ammunition named and identified in the licence. It also allows your employees or agents of your organisation to possess, carry, or use a firearm or ammunition:

  • on the premises of the organisation
  • in the course of carrying out a function approved by the Commissioner and authorised by that organisation.

Please note that this licence will be issued in the corporate or trading name of your organisation, not to you individually.

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 licence you must:

  • be at least 18 years old
  • provide a 100 point proof of identification
  • provide supporting documentation relevant to the reason you intend to licence a firearm
  • provide a serviceability certificate for each firearm you intend to licence
  • obtain a firearms awareness certificate
  • be a fit and proper person to hold a firearms licence.

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


12 months.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $442.00 -
General Duplicate Certificate All $34.00 -
Renew Renewal All $128.00 -
Vary Variation All $199.00

Additional firearm.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Firearms Act 1973 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Firearms Regulations 1974 Western Australia

Lodgement process


The initial application is online, then you must bring the application and supporting documents to the Post Office.

Approval time

Approximately 3 to 6 weeks.

Administering agency

WA Police

Police Licensing Services

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:

Enquiries, Firearms

Police Licensing Services

WA Police

Mailing address: Locked Bag 9
East Perth
Western Australia 6892
Phone: 1300 171 011
Fax: 08 9454 1522