​​​​​​​​Weapons are classified into a number of categories. The licence type you have and your genuine reason determine the categories of weapons you are able to acquire.

This section provides information on:

The Acquiring & Disposing Weapons section provides further information about the process for purchasing or otherwise taking possession of a weapon.

Factsheets are available providing more details on the legislation and requirements relating to Category M Bladed Weapons, Laser pointers, Detachable magazines for Category B Rifles and permanently deactivated Public monuments.​