Firearms approved for use in New Zealand

Semi-automatic rifles and shotguns on this list are often produced/offered for sale in "sporting configuration" (Arms Act 1983 - section 2 [Interpretation]) or military-style semi-automatic (MSSA).

Applications to import firearms are considered on a case by case basis – discuss your proposed importation with your local police arms office. You must be clear about the category of semi-automatic firearm you are importing. A special reason is required to import MSSA rifles and shotguns. The target pistols are for use at police approved pistol clubs only.

Make Model Action Type
10 REVOLVER REVOLVER
5944 SEMI-AUTO PISTOL
63 REVOLVER REVOLVER
686 COMPETITOR REVOLVER REVOLVER
A SQUARE HANNIBAL BOLT RIFLE
A. BAUMKIRCHER BLACKPOWDER PERCUSSION RIFLE
ACCURACY INTERNATIONAL TARGET BOLT RIFLE
ADAMS SNIDER SINGLE SHOT RIFLE
AGNER 80 SEMI-AUTO PISTOL
AIR MATCH 500 LEVER PISTOL
AKAH 500 RIFLE
AKDAL F92 SEMI-AUTO PISTOL
AKDAL GHOST TR01 SEMI-AUTO PISTOL
AKKAR KARATAY PUMP SHOTGUN
AKKAR Silah Sanayi ALTAY GOLD SEMI-AUTO SHOTGUN
ALPHA ARMS ALPHA 1 BOLT RIFLE
AMERICAN ARMS SINGLE BARREL BREAK SHOTGUN
AMERICAN ARMS YORK BREAK SHOTGUN
AMT .22 MAGNUM HUNTER SEMI-AUTO RIFLE
AMT 1911 GOVT SEMI-AUTO PISTOL
AMT AUTOMAG II SEMI-AUTO PISTOL
AMT BULL BARREL SEMI-AUTO PISTOL
AMT CHALLENGE EDITION - ELITE SEMI-AUTO RIFLE
AMT HARDBALLER LONG SLIDE SEMI-AUTO PISTOL
AMT LIGHTNING SEMI-AUTO PISTOL
AMT ON DUTY SEMI-AUTO PISTOL
AMT SMALL GAME SEMI-AUTO RIFLE
AMT SMALL GAME HUNTER II SEMI-AUTO RIFLE
AMYES METALLIC SILHOUETTE BOLT PISTOL
ANGEL M80 BOLT RIFLE