I'm in the process of getting a new firearm. Here is a copy of the Queensland application for a permit to aquire. See attachment. I must apply for permission before I get approval to purchase.
This is not an exact duplication of the format, but at least you will get a bit of an idea of some of the requirements.
If you're not confused, you're not trying hard enough!
When you're confused, I'll try to use smaller words!!!