Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Victoria. 1998 ‘Disposal of Forfeited Firearms.’ Firearms Act 1996 No. 66 of 1996 (Version No. 080, as of 1 December 2015); Part 8 (Section 152). Melbourne: Department of Justice, Victoria. 31 January
152. Disposal of forfeited firearms
Any firearm which is forfeited to the Crown under this Act or any other Act must be —
(a) destroyed; or
(b) disposed of in accordance with one of the following subparagraphs —
(i) if the person who is entitled to possess the firearm under this Act is not the person from whom the firearm was seized, by returning it to the person entitled to possess the firearm; or
(ii) by giving the firearm to any person or body approved by the Minister to possess the firearm for a purpose approved by the Minister.