ZipTac offers 2 different licensing courses which are held weekly at our store in Bargo on Thursday nights from 6pm.

  • All licence applicants must be over 12 years of age.
  • All courses must be pre-booked

Call us at the shop on 02 9057 2403 or visit us in store to book your spot. A $20 deposit is required to secure your spot.

Firearm Safety Training Course

Our firearm safety training course covers everything you need to know to obtain a class A & B firearms licence in NSW. You will receive a Firearms Safety Training Certificate which will allow you to complete an online firearms licence application and we can even help you out with that on the day.

Course details

  • $120 per adult and
  • $70 for minors (under 18)
  • Course Duration: 1 Hour

Licence Fees

  • This is not required to be paid on the day and are paid directly to Service NSW as part of your online application.
  • 2 Years: $100
  • 5 Years: $200

Online Firearms Licence Application


R Licence Hunting Accreditation

In NSW you will need a game hunting licence in order to access to public land hunting opportunities, native game bird hunting and other game and pest animal management programs on public land. Once you have your licence you will be granted acces to the online DPI portal which will allow you to book out spots in NSW state forests for hunting with Firearms, Bows, Dogs and Black Powder Firearms.

A NSW Game Hunting licence provides:

  • $20 million public liability insurance cover

  • Access to 2 million hectares of public land

  • Opportunity to take part in the Native Game Bird Management Program

  • Access to specialised education and training opportunities through the Hunter Learning, Education and Accreditation Program(LEAP)

Course Details

  • $35 per person
  • Course duration: 1 hour

Licence Fee

  • This is not required to be paid on the day and is paid directly to NSW DPI as part of your online application.
  • 1 Year
    • Adult - $75
    • Concession - $50
  • 2 Years
    • Adult - $145
    • Concession - $97
  • 3 Years
    • Adult - $210
    • Concession - $140
  • 4 Years
    • Adult - $270
    • Concession - $180
  • 5 Years
    • Adult - $325
    • Concession - $217
  • Concession rates are available to minors under 18 and pensioners

Online R Licence Application Form - Follow this link to fill out an online licence application AFTER you have completed your R-Licence course

NSW Game Hunting Guide - This is a handy reference book that you can download to your computer or phone. You should read through this book before attending your R Licence course and sitting your test.

Stay On Target - Ethical Bowhunters Guide - This book is free to download and is a great reference guide for anybody who wants to start bow hunting.