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Safe firearm storage and display
September 23, 2021

It’s critical to ensure firearms are stored and displayed appropriately to meet newly updated firearms licensing requirements, and to ensure the safety of staff, volunteers and visitors to your museum.

Deadline to meet licence changes for museums holding firearms
August 03, 2021

Museums need a Dealer’s Licence to collect, hold and display firearms, following changes to the Arms Act in 2020.

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Kiwi Chicks: New Zealand Girl History

Ngā Kōhine Kiwi: He Hitori Taitamāhine o Aotearoa

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