Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Australian Capital Territory. 1996 ‘Adult Firearms Licences - Genuine Reasons to Possess or Use Firearms.’ Australian Capital Territory Firearms Act 1996 (A1996-74 - Republication No.45, effective 27 April 2016); Part 7 (Section 61). Canberra: ACT Parliamentary Counsel. 1 January
61 Adult firearms licences - genuine reasons to possess or use firearms
(1) An applicant for an adult firearms licence has a genuine reason to possess or use a firearm if the registrar is satisfied that the applicant intends to possess or use the firearm for 1 or more of the reasons mentioned in table 61, column 2.
(2) The applicant must produce evidence (including evidence of a kind, if any, mentioned in table 61, column 3) of the requirements mentioned in column 3 in relation to the applicant's genuine reason if asked to do so by the registrar.
(3) If the applicant does not comply with subsection (2), the registrar may refuse to consider the application further.