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Papua New Guinea. 1978 ‘Purchasing Regulations.’ Firearms Act (1978); Section 14. Port Moresby: National Parliament. 1 January
(1) A person who wishes to buy or hire a firearm may apply to the Registrar for a permit to do so.
(2) Subject to Subsection (5), the Registrar may, subject to any conditions that he thinks fit --
(a) issue a permit to buy a firearm to a person whom he is satisfied is eligible to be the owner of the firearm; or
(b) issue a permit to hire a firearm to a person whom he is satisfied is eligible for the issue of a permit to carry the firearm.