Firearm Storage & Transfers

Gun Safekeeping & Storage

Acme Firearms provides secure firearm and ammunition storage at a low price.

Short Term Storage up to 30 days for $33.00 per firearm.

Bulk Storage rates available on request.

Terms of Storage - Storage fees commence immediately upon receipt of items.  Items must be clean and free of contaminants.  Firearms should be stored in their original manufacturer's packaging box for optimum storage protection.   Items may be wrapped and sealed in plastic by Acme Firearms to contain spread of mould or other contaminants.  Contaminated or unstable items and affected packaging may be disposed of by Acme Firearms without notice.


Transfer Firearms Interstate from and into Victoria

Acme Firearms can send a firearm from Victoria to any firearm dealer in Australia.  Our fee is $56.00 per firearm plus cost of freight.  Cost of freight is determined by carton size and weight.

Acme Firearms can receive a firearm from any Australian firearm dealer. Our fee to receive is $56.00 per firearm and includes 14 days secure storage.

How to transfer a firearm from Victoria

We can ship to any licensed firearm dealer you nominate.

  1. Please wrap firearm and place in a packing carton.
  2. Leave carton open so we can check firearm serial#.
  3. Do not include any ammunition with firearm.
  4. We'll weigh package and calculate freight payable.

We shall need the following information prior to sending your firearm.

  1. Your registration certificate for the firearm.
  2. Delivery address of licensed firearm dealer receiving the firearm and also their email address.
  3. Name and telephone number of buyer/receiver.

Transfer firearms within Victoria face to face

We witness transfers between shooters face to face on our premises for $28.30 per firearm.  Please ensure the buyer brings their Permit to Acquire paid and the seller brings their firearm registration certificate before attending.

Electronic Application for Permit to Acquire (PTA) :- We can apply for a PTA on your behalf.  PTA's are usually issued electronically within 3 - 10 days.  We charge an administrative fee of $11.00 per application for lodging.  Additionally, you pay VicPol a fee to use the  permit, prior to us being able to transfer a firearm into your name.

If you like us to lodge a PTA on your behalf, for firearms to be transacted at our premises, please click on link below.


We do not ship cartridge ammunition, gunpowder or primers

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