Regarding the age limit for buying a telescopic baton, it is required that you as the buyer be over 21 years of age, which is stated in Section 2 of the Knives Act. Summary: As a private individual, you may purchase and own a telescopic baton provided you are over 21 years old. However, the baton may not be carried or used in public places.
When ordering weapons, you must provide complete information such as name, address, telephone number, e-mail address and social security number.
Some batons require a valid ID document that proves you work in the police or correctional services.