You can update your personal details on your firearms licence, via the NSW Police Force Community Portal.

Personal details include your:

  • residential address
  • mailing address
  • mobile/phone number
  • safe storage address(es).

To update online you need:

  • a MyServiceNSW Account
  • proof of identity (POI) such as driver licence and birth certificate
    Note: The name on your POI documents must be exactly the same as the name on your MyServiceNSW Account.
  • your firearms licence number.

To change your name details you must lodge your request through the NSW Police Force Community Portal's Customer Enquiries.


To apply for, renew or update a firearms licence or permit with the Firearms Registry (NSW Police Force), you'll need to create or log in with a MyServiceNSW Account.

By logging in you consent to sharing your name and email address in your MyServiceNSW Account with the NSW Police Force.

The Firearm licences and permits – Privacy collection notice – PDF explains how your personal information will be handled once it is shared by Service NSW.

More information

If you have any questions relating to firearms licences, please call the Firearms Registry customer service line on 1300 362 562, between 9am and 4pm Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays).

Last updated: 19 March 2024

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