COLFO closely monitors changes to policies, legislation, and regulations that might affect firearms owners. Although much of COLFO's work is done in private meetings with key policy influencers, COLFO has established a reputation for well-researched public submissions.
> COLFO Submission - Arms Amendment Bill - 13th June 2011
> Police communications regarding Military Style Semi-Automatics firearms classification.
COLFO Chairman John Howat's address to the United Nations Regional Seminar on Small Arms and Light Weapons for the South Pacific in August 2004.
- > Transfer of Authorised Explosives
A submission to the Environmental Risk Management Authority (ERMA) relating to new regulations affecting the transportation of gunpowder, primers, and ammunition.
Police Amendment Bill No.2
A submission to the Justice and Law Reform Parliamentary Select Committee opposing amendments to the Police Act undermining the independence of the Police.
A submission to the Justice and Law Reform Parliamentary Select Committee opposing the registration of individual firearms.
This bill was not actioned before the change of government, however it is most likely to proceed in the future.