1) You must not fit the criteria of a Prohibited Person under Victorian Law with respect to sword ownership.
2) You must provide Scholar Victoria with your legal name, and the address at which you will be storing your swords.
3) Swords and other weapons must be stored and used in accordance with the relevant legislation set out in the Control of Weapons Act and related laws.
4) If at any time you change your address or become a Prohibited Person you must notify Scholar Victoria immediately.
Specific Legislative Information
Prior to 2020 Historical Fencing was categorised as a martial art and so was covered under:
As of 2020 the Department of Justice and Police Victoria have classified Historical fencing under the general exemption for fencing: