Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
New Zealand. 2007 ‘Responses from New Zealand.’ National Report of New Zealand on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA). New York, NY: Permanent Mission of New Zealand to the United Nations. 1 April
Responses from New Zealand
Licence holders are required to secure firearms, and the physical inspection of security is a key part of the vetting process.
Those wishing to possess pistols, restricted weapons or MSSAs undergo additional vetting processes, must hold a higher level of security, and may only use these particular firearms under prescribed circumstances.