Firearms offices and contact details

National firearms contact

Firearms team contact form

Arms Office contacts

Whangarei

Whangarei Central Police Station
Walton Street, Whangarei
Tuesday - Friday, 9am-3pm

Paul Watson
P (09) 430 4647
northland.firearms@police.govt.nz

Auckland City District

Auckland Central Police Station
13-15 College Hill Road, Freeman's Bay, Auckland

Firearms Licensing / General Enquiries
P (09) 302 6547
P (09) 302 6534
E aucklandcentral.firearms@police.govt.nz

Permits to Procure / Import / Endorsements
John Gardam (Firearms Licensing Manager) 
P (09) 302 6592
E aucklandcentral.firearms@police.govt.nz

Jessica Berry (Arms Officer)
P (09) 302 6410
aucklandcentral.firearms@police.govt.nz

Waitematā District
(North Shore, Henderson, Waitakere and Rodney areas)

North Shore Policing Centre
52 Parkway Drive, Mairangi Bay, North Shore

Firearms Licence Applications /General Enquiries
P
(09) 4775008
P (09) 4775088

Kevin Plaisted (Firearms Licensing Manager)
P (09) 477 5112
E waitemata.firearms@police.govt.nz

Trefor Tyler - (District Arms Officer)
P (09) 477 5102
E waitemata.firearms@police.govt.nz

Manukau

Manukau Police Station
42 Manukau Station Road, Manukau, Auckland 2104
Monday - Friday, 7am-9pm; Saturday, 8am-4pm

Firearms Licensing Unit
P (09) 262 6567 - Ake Dhiman (District Arms Officer)
P (09) 263 2301 - Maddie Snell
P (09) 263 2300 - Waldo Kruger
P (09) 262 6565 - Dianne Austin
P (09) 262 6569 - Savana Davey

E firearms.manukau@police.govt.nz

This office is closed on Public Holidays.

Hamilton

Hamilton Central Police Station
6 Bridge Street, Hamilton

Richard Plas  
P (07) 858 6247
E waikato.firearms@police.govt.nz

Tauranga

Tauranga Police Station
11 Monmouth Street, Tauranga
Monday - Friday, 8am - 3pm

Paul McLennan
P (07) 577 4412
E tauranga.firearms@police.govt.nz

Whakatane

Whakatane Police Station
62-70 Boon Street, Whakatane

Donna Drake
P (07) 308 2327

Rotorua

Rotorua Central Police Station
1190-1214 Fenton Street, Rotorua

Mike Keefe  
P (07) 349 9475
E rotorua.firearms@police.govt.nz

Tokoroa / Mangakino / Putaruru

Tokoroa Police Station
Logan Street, Tokoroa

Barbara Larsen  
P (07) 885 0152

Taupo / Turangi

Taupo Police Station
21 Story Place, Taupo

Kathryn Baker
P (07) 377 9330

Mike Wright
P (07) 377 9342

Eastern
(Napier, Hastings, Gisborne)

Hastings Central Police Station
Railway Road, Hastings

Firearms Licensing / General Enquiries
P (06) 831 0954
E eastern.firearmslicensing@police.govt.nz

Heather Matheson
P 021 192 3768
 

Palmerston North
(New Plymouth, Whanganui)

Central District Headquarters
404 Church St, Palmerston North

Firearms Licensing / General Enquiries
Carole Duffin
P (06) 351 2550
E central.firearms@police.govt.nz

Permits to Procure / Import / Endorsements
Scott Race and Mike Yeow - P (06) 351 2550
Merv Beech - P (06) 349 0619
Vaughan Watson - P (06) 759 9753
E central.firearms@police.govt.nz

Masterton

Masterton Police Station
21 Church Street, Masterton

Adrienne McLachlan  
P (06) 370 0336
E wellington.firearms@police.govt.nz

Hutt Valley
(Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt)

Caleb Martin
P (04) 560 2641
E wellington.firearms@police.govt.nz

Kapiti Mana

Porirua Police Station
2 Hagley Street, Porirua

Max Newman
P (04) 238 1419
E wellington.firearms@police.govt.nz

Wellington

Wellington Central Police Station
Cnr Victoria and Harris Streets, Wellington

Niamh Amas
P (04) 802 3737
E wellington.firearms@police.govt.nz

Tasman

Tasman District Headquarters
Monro Building, 188 Bridge Street, Nelson

Nick Kempthorne - District Firearms Supervisor
P (03) 546 3840
E tasman.firearms@police.govt.nz

Derek Coffey - District Arms Officer
P (03) 546 3868
E tasman.firearms@police.govt.nz

Christchurch

Christchurch Central Police Station
40 Lichfield Street, Christchurch

Firearms Licensing/General Enquires
P (03) 363 7920
P (03) 363 7478
E canterbury.firearms@police.govt.nz

All other enquiries - Permits to Procure/Import/Endorsements
Jason Bruce
P (03) 363 7919

Ashburton

Ashburton
Cnr Cass and Havelock Street, Ashburton

Zelda Sandys
P (03) 307 8400

Timaru

Timaru Central Police Station
20 North Street, Timaru

John Wainwright
P (03) 687 9841

Dunedin

Dunedin Central Police Station
25 Great King Street, Dunedin

Geoffrey Wyllie
P (03) 471 4920
E southern.firearms@police.govt.nz

Invercargill

Invercargill Central Police Station
117 Don Street, Invercargill

Lindsay Peacock
P (03) 211 0573
E southland.firearms@police.govt.nz

 

Updated 14 October 2020