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South Australia. 2008 ‘Training and Examinations.’ Firearms Regulations 2008 (Version: 1.7.2015); Section 19 (Part 3). Adelaide: Parliament of South Australia. 1 September

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19. Training and examinations

(1) The Registrar may, by notice in writing, require an applicant for a firearms licence or a dealer's licence or for the addition of classes of firearms to which a licence relates or for the endorsement of a further purpose or purposes on a licence to complete to the satisfaction of the Registrar 1 or more of the following:
(a) a course in the safe handling, carriage and use of firearms nominated by the Registrar;
(b) a written examination in the safe handling, carriage and use of firearms nominated by the Registrar;
(c) a practical examination in the safe handling, carriage and use of firearms nominated by the Registrar.

(2) Subregulation (1) does not apply to an application for the renewal of a licence unless —
(a) a period of 1 year or more has elapsed since the licence expired; or
(b) the licence will authorise the possession and use of additional classes of firearm or will authorise the possession and use of firearms for additional purposes; or
(c) the licence is endorsed for use in the course of carrying on the business of guarding property or use in guarding property in the course of employment by a person who carries on that business.

[The Act referred to in this Regulation is the Firearms Act 1977]

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