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FIREARMS ACT - SECT 40A

Revocation on basis of criminal intelligence

    (1)     The Commissioner must revoke a licence, permit or certificate of registration if the Commissioner is of the opinion, having regard to any criminal intelligence report or other criminal information the Commissioner holds about the holder of the licence or permit, the representative for the licence or permit or the person in whose name the firearm is registered, that:

        (a)     the holder, representative or person is a risk to public safety; and

        (b)     the holding of the licence or permit or the registration would be contrary to the public interest.

    (2)     The Commissioner is not, under this or any other Act or law, required to give reasons for revoking a licence, permit or certificate of registration on the grounds mentioned in subsection (1).



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