Joining Rangers

Sport Target Shooting is a fun, challenging sport, and safety is of primary concern.

Joining the sport is currently a lengthy process.

Given considerable delays processing new firearms licence applications (10+ months), we have a backlog of members shooting under supervision.

 

There are some steps you will need to follow.

  1. Review the FAR Website FACT Sheets.

  2. Ensure you have a ServicesNSW account 

  3. Have two character references handy

  4. Join a club like Rangers and undergo safe handling training and pay joining fees.

  5. Return your paperwork to ServicesNSW and wait on your photo ID paperwork

  6. Attend competition shoots to meet licence requirements

 

Safe Handling and Membership

Once you have reviewed the FAQs from FAR and have references, let us know, and we will arrange for you to attend one of our training days to undergo Firearms Safe Handling training.

 

This will give you some practical experience handling firearms, and the Club will assess your fitness for membership, and collect fees.

 

Membership Fees

Annual Fee  $380

The Club annual fee covers SISC Range access on competition days, as well as NSWAPA membership.

Insurance is also covered as part of these fees.

Membership is for the financial year.

New members will be charged for the remainder of the current financial year, and may be charged into the next close to the end of the year (see below).

​Joining Fees $285

New members will receive a club shirt, training, and access to club firearms and ammunition during their probationary period.

New members without a Category H licence will also need to undertake Safe Handling and and introductory course which will be organised by the club when you join, and before you will be allowed to handle firearms.

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Pro-rata fees

Apr - $760 ($285 + $475 through next financial year)

May - $730 ($285 + $445 through next financial year)

Jun - $700 ($285 + $415 through next financial year)

Jul - $665 ($285 + $380 annual fee)

Aug - $635 ($285 + $350 annual fee)

Sep - $605 ($285 + $320 annual fee)

Oct - $570 ($285 + $285 annual fee)

Nov - $540 ($285 + $255 annual fee)

Dec - $510 ($285 + $225 annual fee)

Jan - $475 ($285 + $190 annual fee)

Feb - $445 ($285 + $160 annual fee)

Mar - $415 ($285 + $130 annual fee)