The Queensland Police Service have introduced a number of online applications.
The Weapons Applications Online (WAO) was launched on 15 November 2012 and allows members of the public to apply for weapons licences and permits to acquire 24/7 via the QPS Website.
Paper applications are still able to be received and processed at police stations, however this new online system will assist in streamlining applications.
By simply going to the Police website, online applications can be accessed.
For more information about Weapons Applications Online forms go to: http://www.police.qld.gov.au/programs/weaponslicensing/applyonline/default.htm
Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.
Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation working in partnership with the Queensland Police Service.
For all non-urgent police reporting or general police inquiries contact Policelink on 131 444 or Policelink.qld.gov.au 24hrs a day.