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Tasmania. 1996 ‘Requirements Relating to Primary Production.’ Firearms Act 1996 (Act as at 4 November 2015); Part 2 (Section 40). Hobart: Legislative Council and House of Assembly. 30 August
40. Requirements relating to primary production
An applicant whose genuine reason for possessing or using a firearm is primary production must, in the case of an application for a Category C firearms licence -
(a) be a person who is a primary producer or who is employed or engaged in the business of primary production; and
(b) produce evidence to the Commissioner's satisfaction that he or she intends to use the firearm solely in connection with -
(i) the suppression of vertebrate pest animals on the land; and
(ii) the destruction of animals to avoid pain and suffering.