Completing the Firearms notification form

Please have the following documents on hand to help you complete the online form:

  • The details of the firearm(s) or items (including serial numbers where known)
  • Bank account details (in case you are eligible for the buy-back compensation scheme)
  • Business details (if applicable)

Notify Police of your firearm/s

If you need help or get stuck you can call 0800 311 311 between 7am and 10pm.

It is important existing pest controllers note themselves as pest controllers when completing the form if they intend to apply for an exemption.

Dealers and collectors should not complete the form and should continue to securely store their prohibited items. Police will be in contact regarding next steps.