About firearms dealer licenses

Due to facility issues, this licensing program has limited operations. There may be delays in responding to requests. We apologize for the inconvenience. We’re working toward resuming all business operations as soon as possible.

Where to apply

You can apply at the local law enforcement agency in the jurisdiction where your business is located.

What to bring when you apply

Contact your local law enforcement agency for information on what documents you will need.

Background check required

The law enforcement agency will fingerprint you and conduct a background check before you can be issued a dealer license.

How long your license is valid

No more than one year from the date of issue.

Related laws

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