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Tasmania. 1996 ‘Restriction on Granting Category D Firearms Licence.’ Firearms Act 1996 (Act as at 4 November 2015); Part 2 (Section 32). Hobart: Legislative Council and House of Assembly. 30 August
32. Restrictions on granting Category D firearms licence
(1) The Commissioner must not grant an application for a Category D firearms licence to any person unless the person -
(a) establishes and provides evidence that the genuine reason for holding the licence is animal population control or firearms collection; and
(b) if the genuine reason for holding the licence is animal population control, produces evidence to the Commissioner's satisfaction that there is a need for the person to possess or use a firearm of the category to which the application relates.
(2) Any licence granted by the Commissioner authorising a person to possess or use a firearm referred to in section 17(1), if the genuine reason for holding the licence is firearms collection, is subject to the conditions referred to in section 47.