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New South Wales. 1996 ‘Term of Licence.’ Firearms Act 1996 No 46 (Act Current to 24 November 2015); Section 21 (Part 2). Sydney: New South Wales Government. 28 June
21. Term of Licence
A licence continues in force from the time it is issued for a period of 5 years (or such shorter period as may be prescribed by the regulations), unless it is sooner surrendered or revoked or otherwise ceases to be in force.