18 April 2018

New Zealand Police is seeking feedback on the updated draft Secure Storage Requirements for Firearms Licence Holders.

This draft document has been updated since it was released in November 2017. Changes have been made based on feedback received last year. Those wishing to provide further feedback can contact us on secure-storage-firearms@police.govt.nzFeedback closes at 5pm on 16 May 2018. Please put "Secure Storage" in the subject line.

Also attached is the report on Security and Storage of Firearms Public Submissions. This report will provide the reader with an understanding of submissions received as a result of the 2017 consultation and what action was taken.

Your feedback may be made publicly available by Police on its website, or to members of the public who request copies of submissions. Please indicate clearly if your identity or comments are provided in confidence, or if there is some other reason they should not be disclosed.  Any request for non-disclosure will be considered in terms of the Official Information Act 1982. Your feedback may be edited for publication to anonymise it or remove sensitive information.


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