Renew or apply for a firearms licence

Just bring your completed application form and supporting documents - along with your current licence if you're renewing - to a participating Post Office.

To apply or renew at a participating Post Office, follow these simple steps:

Your new licence should arrive in the mail within one calendar month. You'll be provided with a temporary licence while your photo licence is being made.

Your temporary licence is valid for one calendar month or until you receive your photo licence in the mail. If you don't receive your photo licence after a month, please call SAPOL Firearms Branch on (08) 7322 3346.

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Need a new photo for your licence?

Have your photo taken at a participating Post Office when you lodge your application.