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1800 333 000

Policelink:

131 444

Responsibility of people attending a Range

(1) A person attending an approved range must not possess or use a weapon at the range unless the possession or use:

(a) is authorised under

  • A licence issued to the person; or
  • Section 52; or 
  • Section 53; and

(b) is permitted by the range officer; and

(c) complies with the conditions under which the range was approved, including for example, that it is a weapon of a category for which the range was  approved.

(2) A person attending an approved range must not use a weapon at the range in a way that is likely to cause death or injury to a person or unlawful destruction of, or damage to, property.

(3) A person attending an approved range must comply with any direction given by the range  officer for the purposes of the Weapons Act 1990 or safety reasons unless the person has a reasonable excuse.

Last updated 15/11/2012