Transportation of weapons and wholesale and ammunition in retail

The conditions for carrying out activities

First registered company or craft by the competent commercial court or trade register, which must have a right of ownership or right to use office space in which to perform the activities of arms transfers, wholesale and retail and ammunition retail and office space must be arranged in accordance with the regulations specific spatial and technical requirements for the safe transport and accommodation of arms and ammunition and to protect against fire, theft and other accidents or abuse

Second person in charge of the company or craft must meet the following conditions:

– Be a Croatian citizen with permanent residence in the Republic of Croatian or a foreign resident in the Republic of Croatia on the basis of a temporary or permanent residence

– At least 21 years of age (may exceptionally be 18 years if he qualified for the title of Master – shooters)

– Convictions and do not conduct the proceedings for certain criminal offenses and misdemeanors,

– Not the existence of other circumstances indicating that the guns could be misused

– Medical fitness to possess and carry weapons

– Proof that it has the technical knowledge and skills to use the weapons and knowledge of regulations pertaining to the possession and carrying of weapons


Required documents

There is no application form, but the party itself is compiled. With the application a copy of the court or crafts


20 HRK stamp duties (filing fee) + 250 HRK slip or Internet banking

Account number for e-payment: HR1210010051863000160

Recipient: State Budget

IBAN: HR1210010051863000160

Model: HR65

Reference Number: 7005-477-OIB

The Authority and Regulations

Ministry of Interior (,

Ilica 335, 10000 Zagreb



1st Arms Act (“Official Gazette”, No. 63/07., 146/08. And 59/12.)


  1. Regulation on special conditions for the production and placement and circulation of arms and ammunition, weapons repair and conversion and management of civilian shooting (Official Gazette, No. 69/08., 88/09., 53/11., 70/11, and 81/11. – correction)
  1. Ordinance on the format of documents and forms and methods of keeping records of weapons and ammunition (“Official Gazette”, No. 33/08., 155/08. And 52/13.)
  1. Ordinance on medical examinations for determining medical fitness to possess and carry weapons (“Official Gazette”, No. 22/13).
  1. Regulations on the procedure for reporting the competent authority on changing the health status of gun owners (“Official Gazette”, No. 22/13).



Permission to perform activities

The certificate of approval to perform the activity distribution of weapons and wholesale trade and retail ammunition



administrative dispute

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