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Mouzos, Jenny. 1999 ‘International Traffic in Small Arms: An Australian Perspective.’ Trends & Issues in Crime and Criminal Justice (104). Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology. 1 February
Approximately 1,581 firearms dealer licences have been issued in Australia.
This figure includes commercial and private individual dealer licences and partnerships.
The licences are distributed as follows: New South Wales with 393, Victoria with 300, Western Australia with 300, Queensland with 280, South Australia with 132, Tasmania with 118, Northern Territory with 44, and the Australian Capital Territory with 14.