Firearm Licencing

The Shooters Shop Greenfields, Mandurah can assist you with advice and documents related to Licensing of Firearms.

Persons wishing to possess or use a firearm in Western Australia are governed by the Firearms Act 1973 and the Firearms Regulations 1974.

Police Licensing Services (Firearms) is responsible for the:


  • Assessment of all applications for ‘original’ firearms licences and the addition of firearms to existing licences.
  • Renewal of all firearms licences.
  • Revocation of a firearms licence.
  • Approval of temporary and interstate permits.
  • Management and maintenance of licensing records within the Firearm Registry System.
  • Regulation of commercial organisations involved in the sale, manufacture, and repair of firearms and ammunition.
  • Assessment of the importation and exportation of firearms and other weapons.

Firearm Licencing Links

Change of Address or Personal Details

Details of how to change your address or personal details as required by regulations.

Firearms Licence Information

What you need to know before you apply for a firearms licence.

Firearms Storage

Information, regulations, and guidelines for the safe and legal storage of firearms.

Licence Fees

Firearms licence application fees.

Firearm Licencing – Document Downloads

Firearm Licencing – Related Information