A man has been charged and will face court after weapons and drugs were allegedly located at a home in Dapto on Wednesday.
About 11.30am on Wednesday, Lake Illawarra Police District officers attended a home in Dapto to serve a firearm and weapons prohibition order.
During a search of the property, police allegedly located and seized two imitation firearms, a shortened rifle, semi-automatic pistol, ammunition, shotgun cartridges, knuckle dusters, steroids, 'ice' and an unknown crystal substance.
Following inquiries, a 33-year-old man was arrested and taken to Lake Illawarra Police Station.
There he was charged with possess unauthorised pistol (x3), possess shortened firearm without authority, possess a barrel without authority of licence, not keep firearm safely, possess ammunition without holding licence/permit, possess or use a prohibited weapon without permission, and possess prohibited drug (x2).
He was refused bail and is due to face Wollongong Local Court on Thursday (May 21).
Inquiries are continuing.