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New South Wales. 1996 ‘Form of Licence.’ Firearms Act 1996 No 46 (Act Current to 24 November 2015); Section 18 (Part 2). Sydney: New South Wales Government. 28 June

Relevant contents

18. Form of Licence

(1) A licence is to be in any one or more forms approved by the Commissioner. The manner and form in which the information referred to in subsection (2) is to be specified in the licence, or recorded, is to be determined by the Commissioner from time to time (including, for example, by way of magnetic strip or other electronic means).

(2) A licence must:
(a) contain a recent photograph of the person to whom it is issued (such photograph being obtained in accordance with arrangements determined by the Commissioner), and
(b) bear the signature of the licensee, and
(c) specify the licence category, and
(d) specify (except in the case of a firearms dealers licence) the registered firearm or firearms to which the licence relates, and
(e) specify the genuine reason for which the person was issued with the licence, and
(f) [Repealed]
(g) specify (in the case of a firearms dealer licence) the premises where the firearm is authorised to be kept, and
(h) contain a reference to the requirements under this Act relating to the storage and safe keeping of the firearm, and
(i) contain such other detail as may be prescribed by the regulations….

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