Stab Proof Vest Purchase Requirements

All our vest and clothing are Stab rated to VPAM (Germany), NIJ 01150.0, & UK HOSDB Stab standards - Our vest are not ballistic rated (Bulletproof)

New Zealand customers: 

There are currently no restrictions for purchase of stab protection vest or clothing products. Purchase online then send us your Height and weight details to sales@loadbearingvest.com.au within 24 hours of ordering.

Australian customers:

Lawful purpose definition:

"Lawful purpose" where stated, undertaking security duties as a LICENSED Security officer is a lawful purpose for definition. 

To purchase any stab proof product from Load bearing vest Australia we will require identification and or documentation to process your orders. If you are unable to comply with this requirement please do not place an order.

*Important Note*  

Please refer to your local Police or Weapons Licensing branch in your respective state or territory before purchasing if you are unsure of your state or territory laws for purchasing of stab protection products. 

We do not provide a refund once your order is confirmed as they are a made to order product.

Please email your documentation details to us at sales@loadbearingvest.com.au upon purchasing, using your order number as the reference, so that we can confirm your details and order requirements. You will need to do this within 24 hours of placing your order, or the order may be cancelled and a refund issued.

Requirements.

Government Departments, Law Enforcement
  • Please use your government email system for all inquiries or request.
Security Officers
  • Individual: A valid and current security licence.
  • Company: A valid and current firms, masters, business/agent licence. 
  • If you currently reside in Australia dependent on what state or territory you reside in you may need to provide additional documentation. Please refer to your local Police or Weapons Licensing branch in your respective state before purchasing. Alternately you may view respective Australian state requirements listed below. We do not make inquiries or provide information to you. For states and territories not listed you will need to provide documentation to us before we confirm your order.
  • If you are not prepared to provide your legitimate ID or documents please do not place an order.
Corrections, Defence or Local Laws Personnel 
  • Individual: A governor in council exemption order, chief commissioner approval or a prohibited weapons permit.
  • If you currently reside in Australia dependent on what state you reside in you may need to provide additional documentation. Please refer to your local Police or Weapons Licensing branch in your respective state before purchasing. Alternately you may view respective Australian state requirements listed below. Please do your due diligence to ensure information is current.

Medical - Medics, Paramedics

We will require proof of your occupation, or an email from your employer that can be verified by us. We do not reply to free email accounts so please ensure that your employer emails us from there company email system, and provides there position, and contact details to us for verification purposes.


"Lawful purpose" where stated, undertaking security duties as a LICENSED Security officer is a lawful purpose for definition. 
QUEENSLAND
Sale of - Body armour stab resistant vest.

For the purchase of body armour stab resistant vests no licence is required. You Must have a lawful purpose.

Requirements to purchase: Copy of a current valid security, police, corrections, military, or local laws officer license, security firm license or security training organisation licence, martial arts academy accreditation must be sent through to complete all sales purchases for stab resistant vests in Queensland. We will not sell to you if you don't comply with our requirements

Government departments: Please enquire using your government email system.


NORTHERN TERRITORY

We cannot supply vest to N.T at this time, unless you have verifiable documentation for ownership.

 
Government departments: Please enquire using your government email system.

NOTE: We will not send stab vest to any N.T. Address even if you have another states licence that is legal to own stab proof products.


NEW SOUTH WALES

Sale of - Body armour stab resistant vest.

For the purchase of body armour stab resistant vests no licence is required. However, You must have a lawful purpose

Requirements to purchase: Copy of current & valid security licence, police, corrections, military, or local laws officer license or department authority letter, security firm license or security training organisation licence, martial arts academy accreditation must be sent through to complete all sales purchases for body armour stab resistant vests in New South Wales.

Government departments: Please enquire using your government email system.


ACT
Sale of - Soft body armour.

Classified as prohibited weapon under the Prohibited Weapons Act 1996

Prohibited articles (1) an article commonly known as soft body armour.(2) a modified article of clothing, accessory or adornment a purpose of which is to disguise or conceal a weapon.

Requirements to purchase: Copy of a valid prohibited weapons permit for the category of item being purchased must be sent through to complete all sales purchases for soft body armour in Australian Capital Territory.

Government departments: Please enquire using your government email system.


VICTORIA

Sale of - Body armour stab resistant vest.

For the purchase of body armour stab resistant vests no licence is required. 
You must have a lawful purpose. 

Requirements to purchase: Copy of current & valid security licence, police, corrections, military, or local laws officer license or authorisation letter, Current security firm license or security training organisation licence, martial arts academy accreditation must be sent through to complete all sales purchases for body armour stab resistant vests in Victoria.

Government departments: Please enquire using your government email system.


SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Government departments: Please enquire using your government email system.

Please contact your states Police licencing division for clarification


WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Sale of - Body armour stab resistant vest.

For the purchase of body armour stab resistant vests no licence is required.
You must have a lawful purpose

Requirements to purchase: Copy of current & valid security licence, police, corrections, military, or local laws officer license or official documentation from your department, security firm license or security training organisation licence, martial arts academy accreditation must be sent through to complete all sales purchases for body armour stab resistant vests in Western Australia.

Government departments: Please enquire using your government email system.


TASMANIA

Government departments: Please enquire using your government email system.

All stab roof products are made to order - Please allow 3 to 4 weeks for delivery from time of confirmed order.