FIREARMS LICENCES

Visit the Qld Police Service Weapons Licensing Branch website for firearms licensing enquiries:
- New licence applications
- Expired Licences 
- Renewing, maintaining and cancelling licences


 APPLYING FOR A FIREARMS LICENCE

Firearms Licence online applications and application forms are available from the Queensland Police Service website.

-Information for new licence applicants - link to QPS website.

​​​​​​​As an overview, to apply for a Weapons Licence in Queensland you need to:

have completed an approved firearms safety course.
meet the personal eligibility requirements
have a genuine reason to hold a licence 
have access to secure storage facilities.

The course must be done with a Registered Training Provider who is authorised to issue a Statement of Attainment
upon successful completion of the training. The QRA is a Nationally Recognised Training Organisation for delivery of 10618NAT Course in Firearms Safety. (RTO Provider 5308)

Firearms Safety Courses are conducted regularly by the QRA at the Belmont Shooting Complex.  
The QRA also has instructors in regional Queensland. Please contact us for locations and information.

For information, or to reserve a place on the next course, contact the QRA Office.

Phone:  07 3398 4309, Mon - Fri  8.30 am- 4.30 pm  or  click here to email the QRA.

  •   Have a GENUINE REASON to hold a licence
     Membership of a Club may be accepted as a genuine reason for firearms licensing.

QRA fullbore rifle clubs throughout Queensland - Click here for details.
If you are not an active shooter, the Queensland Shooting Club may be a suitable club- QSC Membership Form.
Please contact the QRA if you require information about choosing a suitable club.