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Waitaki Valley Gun Handover Events


Illegal firearms can be handed over at the following collection points:

FRIDAY         August 2nd                 10am – 2 pm at Otematata Golf Club.

SATURDAY   August 10th                10am – 2 pm at Otematata Golf Club.

SATURDAY   August 3rd                   10am  - 2 pm at Oamaru Racecourse

SUNDAY       August 4th                  10am  - 2 pm at Oamaru Racecourse

FRIDAY         August 10th                10am  - 2 pm at Oamaru Racecourse

Any information you require can be found on Police website www.police.govt.nz or phoning 0800 311 311.

In a nutshell … you  must go on the Police website as listed and fill out the form with :

your name and contact details,

bank account details

firearms, ammunition and parts you are surrendering.

After that simply turn up at the events at the above times WITH THE WEAPONS AND YOUR FIREARMS LICENCE

Payment will be in your bank account within 10 working days.

There is an amnesty in place for being in possession of illegal firearms. It ends on December 20 2019.