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Australian Firearm Amnesty
Buyback and Destruction Totals
From 1988 to 2015, Australia ran 41 state, territory and federal firearm amnesties for a combined total of 3,274 weeks. From the reports in which numbers were published, a minimum of 1,121,577 firearms were surrendered to police for destruction. For an additional 44 months, collection figures are unknown.
This table shows official tallies and media-reported numbers.