Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Australian Capital Territory. 1996 ‘Adult Firearms Licences - No Genuine Reason to Possess or Use Firearms.’ Australian Capital Territory Firearms Act 1996 (A1996-74 - Republication No.45, effective 27 April 2016); Part 7 (Section 62). Canberra: ACT Parliamentary Counsel. 1 January
62) Adult firearms licences - no genuine reason to possess or use firearms
An applicant for an adult firearms licence does not have a genuine reason to possess or use a firearm if the applicant intends to possess or use the firearm for —
(a) personal protection or the protection of anyone else; or
(b) the protection of property (other than in circumstances constituting a reason of a kind mentioned in table 61, column 2).