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South Australia. 2008 ‘Possession of Firearms by Dealers.’ Firearms Regulations 2008 (Version: 1.7.2015); Section 40 (Part 6). Adelaide: Parliament of South Australia. 1 September

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40. Possession of firearms by dealers

(1) Subject to this regulation, a person who has possession of a class A, B, C, D or H firearm in his or her capacity as a dealer must keep the firearm secured by 1 of the methods set out in regulation 38 in respect of the relevant class of firearm.

(2) A dealer is not required to comply with subregulation (1) during periods that his or her premises are open to the public in respect of class A or B firearms that are on display to members of the public entering the premises if the public does not have access to the firearms.

(3) A dealer is not required to comply with subregulation (1) during periods that his or her premises are open to the public in respect of class H firearms that are on display to members of the public entering the premises if—
(a) the public does not have access to the firearms; and
(b) the firearms are secured in a manner approved by the Registrar.

[The Act referred to in this Regulation is the Firearms Act 1977]

ID: Q2923

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