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ACT Firearms Registry


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About Us

The ACT Firearms Registry is responsible for ensuring compliance with ACT firearms legislation as well as the ACT prohibited weapons and articles legislation.

The ACT Firearms Registry provides the following services:

  • advice on the relevant firearms, prohibited weapons and articles legislation
  • advice on the eligibility requirements to obtain a firearm licence, firearm permit or prohibited weapon/article permit
  • the issuing of firearms licences, firearms permits and prohibited weapon/article permits
  • advice on purchasing or the disposal of firearms
  • advice on the storage of firearms


Closed the last Friday of each month and on Public Holidays

Quick Facts About The Region

AFP Exhibit Management Centre is located in the suburbs of Gungahlin and Mitchell, the council of Canberra and the federal electorate of Fenner.