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Approved firearms

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.

NOTE: The Excel spreadsheet contains the up-to-date firearms list.

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