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 Victoria
Acme Firearms can send a firearm from Victoria to any firearm dealer in Australia. The fee is $49.00 per firearm plus cost of freight.
How to transfer a firearm from Victoria
We can ship to any licensed firearm dealer you nominate.
- Please wrap firearm and place in a packing carton.
- Leave carton open so we can check firearm serial#.
- Do not include any ammunition with firearm.
- We'll weigh package and calculate freight payable.
We shall need the following information prior to sending your firearm.
- Your registration certificate for the firearm.
- Delivery address of licensed firearm dealer receiving the firearm and also their email address.
- Name and telephone number of buyer/receiver.
Transfer firearms into Victoria
Acme Firearms can receive a firearm from an interstate firearm dealer. The fee is $49.00 per firearm and includes 14 days storage.
Electronic Application for Permit to Acquire (PTA) :- We can apply for a PTA on your behalf. PTA's are usually issued electronically within 7 days. We charge an administrative fee of $11.00 per application to cover our costs for lodging paperwork. Additionally, you pay VicPol for cost of permit prior to being able to use it.
If you require us to lodge a PTA on your behalf, please email your full name, licence number, expiry date, purpose; hunting or target shooting, and firearm details; ie Make, Model, Calibre, Magazine capacity, etc.