About Us

OUR VISION:

A safe and secure NSW through effective firearms regulation. 

OUR PURPOSE:

To provide superior firearms and weapons licensing services to the community of New South Wales.

 

The Firearms Registry is part of the NSW Police Force and is responsible for administering the Firearms and Prohibited Weapons legislation.

Our mission is to increase community awareness and education in relation to firearm and prohibited weapon related requirements by providing the community with information on the possession, use and safe storage of firearms and prohibited weapons.

The Firearms Registry offers a range of services, including issuing firearm licences and permits to individuals, businesses, clubs and dealers, the registration of firearms and the monitoring of compliance of the Firearms Act 1996, the Weapons Prohibition Act 1998 and associated regulations.

Our website provides a range of online services, including the ability to verify a licence or permit, request licence application forms or duplicate firearm registration certificates.  Also available are various Forms and FACT Sheets, including information on obtaining a firearms licence or permit and safe storage requirements.

The Firearms Registry has established a customer service line dedicated to providing customers with comprehensive information and guidance regarding firearm and prohibited weapon related matters. The NSW Police Force Firearms Registry Customer Service Line is open for business between 9:00am and 4:00pm Monday – Friday (except public holidays).

 

NSW Police Force Firearms Registry Customer Service Line: 1300 362 562