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Firearms offices and contact details

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Arms Office contacts

Updated 23 March 2018

Whangarei

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

Vaidas Varkalis  
P (09) 430 4647
F (09) 430 8903
northland.firearms@police.govt.nz

Auckland City District

Auckland Central Police Station, Cnr Cook and Vincent St, 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
F (09)  375 4667
E aucklandcentral.firearms@police.govt.nz

Joe Mills (Arms Officer)
P (09) 302 6410
F (09) 375 4667
aucklandcentral.firearms@police.govt.nz

Waitematā District
(North Shore, Waitakere and Rodney areas)

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

Trefor Tyler  
P (09) 477 5102
F (09) 476 2314
E waitemata.firearms@police.govt.nz

Kevin Plaisted (Firearms Licensing Manager)
P (09) 477 5112
F (09) 476 2314
E waitemata.firearms@police.govt.nz

Henderson

Henderson Police Station, 7 Buscombe Street, Henderson

Trefor Tyler
P (09) 477 5102
F (09) 476 2314
E waitemata.firearms@police.govt.nz

Manukau

Manukau, 42 Manukau Station Road, Manukau City

Monday-Friday, 7am-9pm; Saturday, 8am-4pm

Firearms Licensing
P (09) 261 1300
F (09) 261 1312
Ext 92279 - Donna Adams
Ext 92277 - Ake Dhiman
Ext 92275 - Dianne Austin
Ext 94101 - Tayla Adams
E firearms.manukau@police.govt.nz

Hamilton

Hamilton Central Police Station, 6 Bridge Street, Hamilton

Richard Plas  
P (07) 858 6247
F (07) 834 4272
E waikato.firearms@police.govt.nz

Tauranga

Tauranga Police Station, 11 Monmouth Street, Tauranga

Paul McLennan
P (07) 577 4412
F (07) 577 4876
E tauranga.firearms@police.govt.nz

Whakatane

Whakatane Police Station, 62-70 Boon Street, Whakatane

Paul McLennan
P (07) 577 4412
F (07) 577 4876

Rotorua

Rotorua Central Police Station, 1190-1214 Fenton Street, Rotorua

Mike Keefe  
P (07) 349 9475
F (07) 343 1600
E rotorua.firearms@police.govt.nz

Tokoroa

Tokoroa Police Station, Logan Street, Tokoroa

Barbara Larsen  
P (07) 885 0152
F (07) 886 3108

Taupo

Taupo Police Station, 21 Story Place, Taupo

Kathryn Baker
P (07) 377 9330

Turangi

Turangi Police Station, 4 Ohuanga Road, Turangi

Barbara Larsen
P (07) 377 9330
F (07) 378 4308

Eastern
(Napier, Hastings, Gisborne)

Hastings Central Police Station, Railway Road, Hastings

Heather Matheson
P (06) 831 0768
(06) 878 0872
E eastern.firearmslicensing@police.govt.nz

Palmerston North (New Plymouth, Whanganui)

Palmerston North Central Police Station, 410 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
Greg Nyhan - 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
F (04) 370 5952
E wellington.firearms@police.govt.nz

Hutt Valley
(Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt)

Don Hamilton
P (04) 238 1419

Lorraine Cooper
P (04) 802 3737

E wellington.firearms@police.govt.nz

Kapiti Mana

Porirua Police Station, 2 Hagley Street, Porirua

Don Hamilton
P (04) 238 1419
F (04) 472 3989
E wellington.firearms@police.govt.nz

Wellington

Wellington Central Police Station, Cnr Victoria and Harris Streets, Wellington

Lorraine Cooper
P (04) 802 3737
F (04) 470 1611
E wellington.firearms@police.govt.nz

Tasman

Nelson Police Station, Monro Building, St John Street, Nelson

Firearms Licensing/ General Enquires
Dana Weir - Firearms Licensing Officer
P (03) 546 3840
F (03) 545 8963
E tasman.firearms@police.govt.nz

Permits to Procure/ Import/ Endorsements
Derek Coffey - Arms Officer
P (03) 546 3868
F (03) 545 8963
E tasman.firearms@police.govt.nz

Christchurch

Christchurch Central Police Station, 40 Lichfield Street, Christchurch

Firearms Licensing/General Enquires
P (03) 363 7920
F (03) 379 4208
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
F (03) 307 8401

Timaru

Timaru Central Police Station, 20 North Street, Timaru

John Wainwright
P (03) 687 9841
F (03) 684 1105

Dunedin

Dunedin Central Police Station, 25 Great King Street, Dunedin

Andrea Calder
P (03) 471 4966
F (03) 479 9363
E southern.firearms@police.govt.nz

Invercargill

Invercargill Central Police Station, 117 Don Street, Invercargill

Lindsay Peacock
P (03) 211 0573
F (03) 214 2512
E southland.firearms@police.govt.nz