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Local Collection Events - Amnesty and Buy-back

This is where you will find dates and locations for you to hand in your firearms.

Find out how you need to prepare and what you need to bring with you.

Please note: additional dates/locations/ times will be added up until 20 December 2019 – the conclusion of the six-month amnesty period.

Northland (updated 22 Aug 2019)
This area starts at Kaiwaka upwards to Cape Reinga.

 

Date

Local Collection Point

Address

Hours

21 Aug Maungakaramea Mid-Western
Rugby Club
13 Tangihua Road, Maungakaramea 3pm - 7pm
25 Aug
updated
Kaikohe - Hockey Stadium Lindvark Park, Penney Crescent, Kaihoke 11am - 3pm 
28 Aug Waipu Rugby Club 5 St Marys Road, Waipu 3pm - 7pm
4 Sep Whangarei - Barge Park Barge Park,  Maunu, Whangarei 3pm - 7pm
10 Sep Broadwood Community Hall Broadwood Community Hall 3pm - 7pm
11 Sep Kaitaia RSA 18 Mathrews Ave, Kaitaia 3pm - 7pm
17 Sep
updated
Kerikeri St John 357 Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri 3pm - 7pm
18 Sep Dargaville Rugby Club Murdoch Street, Dargaville 3pm - 7pm
24 Sep Hikurangi Bowling Club 11 Park Street, Hikurangi 3pm - 7pm
29 Sep
updated
Kaikohe - Hockey Stadium Lindvark Park, Penney Crescent, Kaihoke 11am - 3pm

 

Tāmaki Makaurau (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Includes Waitemata, which begins at Mangawhai, Auckland City and Counties Manukau, down to Tuakau.

 

Date

Local Collection Point

Address

Hours

25 Aug
updated
Mt Smart Stadium 2 Beasley Ave, Penrose, Auckland 9am - 2pm
1 Sep Kumeu Showgrounds Access Road, Kumeu, Auckland 10am - 2pm
1 Sep Pakuranga United Rugby Club 78 Bells Road, Lloyd Elsmore Park,
Auckland
10am - 2pm
8 Sep Mt Smart Stadium 2 Beasley Ave, Penrose, Auckland 9am - 2pm
15 Sep Eden Park Eden Park, Reimers Ave, Kingsland 10am - 2pm
22 Sep Victor Eaves Park, Sharks Club,
Orewa
Victor Eaves Park, Orewa 12pm  - 4pm
22 Sep Ormiston Activity Centre Chapel Road, Flatbush, Auckland 10am - 2pm
29 Sep Wellsford Community Centre 1 Matheson Road, Wellsford, Auckland 10am - 2pm
29 Sep Ormiston Activity Centre Chapel Road, Flatbush, Auckland 10am - 2pm

 

Waikato
Covers the area between Te Kauwhata in the north, Benneydale in the south.

 

Date

Local Collection Point

Address

Hours

19 Aug Papa Aroha (old fire station)  1085 Colville Road, Coromandel
Peninsula
10am - 3pm
21 Aug Paeroa Rugby and Sports Club Centennial Park, Towers Street, Paeroa 10am - 3pm
25 Aug Waitete Rugby Club Waitete Road, Te Kuiti 10am - 3pm
26 Aug Raglan Rugby Sports Club cnr Cross Street & Park Drive, Raglan 10am - 3pm
28 Aug The Coromandel Rescue Helicopter Hanger end of Abrahamson Drive off Moewai Rd, Whitianga Airport 9am - 3pm
4 Sep Morrinsville Event Centre 30 Ron Ladd Place, Morrinsville 10am - 3pm
7 Sep Kawhia Sports Club Rosamund Terrace, Kawhia 10am - 3pm
11 Sep Otorohanga Tigers Rugby League Club, Island Reserve Rangipare St, Otorohanga 10am - 2pm
13 Sep Te Aroha Silver Ferns Event Centre 44 Stanley Avenue, Te Aroha 10am - 2pm
14 Sep Waihi Rugby Athletic Club 111 Kenny Street , Waihi 10am - 2pm
18 Sep Cambridge Raceway Taylor Street, Cambridge 11am - 4pm
20 Sep Waitete Rugby Club Waitete Road, Te Kuiti 10am - 3pm
25 Sep Benneydale Sports and Recreation Club 16 Mine Road, Benneydale 10am - 3pm
27 Sep Tairua Rugby and Sports Club Corner Tokoroa & Manaia Road,  Tairua 10am - 3pm
28 Sep Huntly Thistle Association
Club Rooms
Park Avenue, Huntly 10am - 3pm

 

Bay of Plenty (updated 22 August 2019)
Covers the area from Katikati in the north, east to the tip of the East Cape and south past Turangi in the central North Island.

 

Date

Local Collection Point

Address

Hours

23-24 Aug
updated
Kawerau - Firmin Lodge Waterhouse Street,  Kawerau 9am - 1pm 
30 Aug - 1 Sep Tauranga - Stadium Lounge Bay Park Tauranga 9am - 1pm 
6-7 Sep Waiotahi Settlers Hall 9 Waiotahi Valley Road, Opotoki 9am - 12pm
13-15 Sep
updated
Rotorua -International Stadium Devon Street,  Rotorua 9am - 1pm 
20-21 Sep
updated
Murupara Sports Pavilion Hall 48 Pine Drive, Murupara 9am - 12pm 
27-29 Sep Tauranga Stadium Lounge Bay Park Tauranga 9am - 1pm

 

Eastern (updated 29 Jul 2019)
Extends from near the tip of East Cape through to Porangahau in southern Hawkes Bay.

 

Date

Local Collection Point

Address

Hours

25 Aug Te Pohue School 44 Richmond Road 11:30am - 2:30pm
31 Aug
updated
Meeanee Hall Gavin Black Street 10:00am - 1:30pm
1 Sep Matapiro Hall 1288 Matapiro Road 10am - 1:30pm
6 Sep
updated
Army Drill Hall Coote Road, Napier 10:00am - 1:30pm
12 Sep Morere Hall, Morere Ihaka Street 5pm - 7:30pm 
13 Sep
updated

Gisborne Cosmopolitan Club

190 Derby Street, Gisborne 1pm - 6pm 
14 Sep
updated
Uawa Sports Club 2 Cook Street 10:00am - 1:30pm
15 Sep
updated
Ruatoria RSA 1864 Tuparoa Road 10:00am - 1:30pm
22 Sep
updated
Eskview Rugby Club Onehunga Road, Bayview, Napier 10:00am - 1:30pm
27 Sep Maraekakaho Hall 68 Kereru Road, Maraekakaho, Hastings 10am - 1:30pm
28 Sep Poukawa School 107 Poukawa Road, Poukawa, Hastings 10:00am - 1:30pm

 

Central
Covers an area that stretches from the North Taranaki Bight, across to Ruapehu, south to Otaki in the west, and across to the Tararua ranges in the east.

 

Date

Local Collection Point

Address

Hours

23-24 Aug Taumaranui Rugby and Sports club Access off Cherry Grove Road,
Taumaranui
10am - 3pm
30-31 Aug Te Kapua Racecourse, Stratford Access off Flint Road, Stratford 10am - 3pm
6-7 Sep Horowhenua Events Centre Access off Victoria Street, Levin 10:30am - 3:30pm
13-14 Sep Taihape Bowling Club Access off Weka Street, Taihape 10:30am - 3:30pm
20-22 Sep Awapuni Racecourse
Palmerston north
Access off Te Wanaka Road,
Palmerston North
10am - 3pm
27-29 Sep Whanganui Racecourse Access off Ingestre Street, Whanganui 10:30am - 3:30pm

 

Wellington (updated 5 Aug 2019)
Covers the southern part of the North Island. Its northern border stretches from Peka Peka on the Kapiti Coast, across the Hutt Valley and over the Tararua Ranges to the Wairarapa. It also includes the Chatham Islands.

 

Date

Local Collection Point

Address

Hours

24 Aug Newtown - Cook Island Hall 220 Hanson St, Newtown 10am - 3pm 
31 Aug -
1 Sep
Porirua - The Kennel Club 11 Prosser Street, Porirua 10am - 3pm 
7-8 Sep Masterton Miniature Gun Club 14 Cole Street, Masterton 10am - 3pm 
14 Sep
updated
Wainuiomata - Bilderbeck Hall 102 Main Road, Wainuiomata 10am - 3pm 
21 Sep Newtown - Cook Island Hall 220 Hanson St, Newtown 10am - 3pm 
28-29 Sep
updated
Kapiti 9 Milne Drive, Paraparaumu 10am - 3pm

 

Tasman (updated 22 Aug 2019)
Covers Nelson, West Coast (includes Haast) and Marlborough areas, (including Kaikoura).

 

Date

Local Collection Point

Address

Hours

24 Aug Reefton Race Course 7830 Racecourse Road, Reefton 12:30pm - 3pm
25 Aug Westport Racing Club 15 Derby Street, Westport 10am - 12:30pm
7 Sep
updated
Hokitika - Seaview Lodge Seaview Hill Road, Hokitika 10am - 2pm 
8 Sep Greymouth - Cobden League Club Hill Quay, Cobden, Greymouth 9am  - 12:30pm
10 Sep
updated
Motueka - Riwaka Memorial Hall SH 60, 398 Main Road, Riwaka 10am - 2pm 
14 Sep
updated
Redwoodtown Community Centre Weld Street, Blenheim 11am - 2:30pm
15 Sep
updated
Richmond - Hope Hall Hope Hall, Main Road, Hope, Richmond 9am - 2pm
16 Sep Picton Endeavour Park 181 Waikawa Road, Picton 12pm - 4pm
21 Sep
updated
Haast Township Hall 9 Pauareka Road, Haast 9am  - 12pm
23 Sep Murchison - Emergency Centre 102 Waller Street, Murchison 11am -2pm

 

Canterbury (updated 23 Aug 2019)
Starts at the eastern side of the Southern Alps from Hanmer Springs across to Christchurch City and down to Waimate.

 

Date

Local Collection Point

Address

Hours

31 Aug
updated
West End Hall 35A Maltby Ave, West End, Timaru 10am - 3pm
1 Sep
updated
West End Hall 35A Maltby Ave, West End, Timaru 10am - 3pm
9 Sep
new
Bowls Papanui 181 Condell Ave, Papanui, Christchurch 2pm - 6pm
10 Sep
new
Bowls Papanui 181 Condell Ave, Papanui, Christchurch 2pm - 6pm
14 Sep
updated
Blue Skies Centre 12 Williams St, Kaiapoi 10am - 3pm
15 Sep
updated
Blue Skies Centre 12 Williams St, Kaiapoi 10am - 3pm
21 Sep Geraldine Scout Den Talbot Street, Geraldine 10am - 3pm
22 Sep
updated
Info and Event Centre 15 Paul Street, Waimate 10am - 3pm
23 Sep
updated
Timaru Clay Target Club Timaru Airport, Falveys Road 2m - 6pm
28 Sep
new
Rakaia Community Hall Mackie Street, Rakaia 10am - 3pm
1 Oct
new
Bowls Papanui 181 Condell Ave, Papanui, Christchurch 2pm-6pm
2 Oct
new
Bowls Papanui 181 Condell Ave, Papanui, Christchurch 2pm - 6pm

 

Southern (updated 16 Jul 2019)
Starting at Omarama down to Stewart Island.

 

Date

Local Collection Point

Address

Hours

23 Aug Milton - Toko Rugby Club 298 Union Street, Milton 10am - 2pm 
24 Aug Owaka Search and Rescue 41 Papatowai Highway, Owaka 10am - 2pm 
25 Aug
updated
Balclutha War Memorial Hall
(car park around back)
4 Clyde Street, Balclutha 10am - 2pm 
30 Aug
updated
Balclutha War Memorial Hall
(car park around back)
4 Clyde Street, Balclutha 10am - 2pm 
31 Aug Lawrence Golf Club 27 Waipori Road, Lawrence 10am - 2pm 
1 Sep Clinton Rugby Club 37 Hillfoot Road, Clinton 10am - 2pm 
6 Sep Ascot Race Track Ascot Race Track, Racecourse Road, Invercargill 10am - 2pm 
7 Sep The Pavilion 7 Ayre Street, Oban 10am - 2pm 
8 Sep Ascot Race Track Racecourse Road, Invercargill 9am - 1pm 
13-14 Sep Gore Race Track SH91, Gore 10am - 2pm 
15 Sep Ascot Race Track Racecourse Road, Invercargill 9am - 1pm 
20 Sep Winton Racecourse 64 Racecourse Road, Winton 10am - 2pm 
21 Sep Marakura Yacht Club SH94, Te Anau 10am - 2pm 
22 Sep Marakura Yacht Club SH94, Te Anau 9am - 1pm 


Last updated 23 Aug 2019