Licence endorsements

Firearm endorsement

Baton and handcuffs endorsement

  • To carry a baton and/or handcuffs you must have a full licence (not provisional) with security general guarding, security guarding with dog or security guarding with firearm activity added to the licence.
  • To apply to have the endorsement added to your current licence you need to complete an Application to amend registered details (employee or agent individual) form (pdf, 185.5 KB);
  • Complete the baton training course units. The course units will need to be completed each year to continue to hold the endorsement.
  • You must supply a letter from the Firearms Service, Tasmania Police advising you are exempt under Section 15c(1) of the Police Offences Act 1935. Contact Tasmania Police at: