A CLASS - Rilfes & Shotguns
Pay $100, fill out a form, sit a firearms safety test, 1 police interview with some background checks and within 4 weeks you can purchase pretty much any rifle or shotgun you want and take it right home.
B CLASS - Pistol
Must sit A Class above, but in addition to this must also complete a 6 month probationary period at local pistol club before being able to apply for a B Class, cost is $200 + club memebership of $160 per year. Pistol licence requires additional police interview with 2 referees.
Must have approved safe at home for storage, must be member of pistol club and attend at least 12 times per year, can only shoot at approved clubs. Maximum of 12 pistols able to owned.
C CLASS - Collectors Licence
Able to own (but not fire) military weapons. Addtional security required (ie special safes), additional background checks required.
D CLASS - Dealers
Able to import and sell firearms.