Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Alpers, Philip and Conor Twyford. 2003 ‘Import and Export Laws in Pacific States.’ Small Arms in the Pacific; Occasional Paper No. 8 (Table 4.4), p. 68. Geneva: Small Arms Survey, the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva. 31 March
French Pacific Territories:
Importation of 'materials of war' - arms and ammunition of Categories 1, 2, and 3 - is prohibited, except for defence and police purposes.
Importation of Category 4, 5, 7, and 8 arms - defensive, hunting, sport shooting, amusement, and collector's pieces - is subject to authorization by the High Commissioner.
Importation of Category 6 arms - 'armes blanches' - is unrestricted.