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Alien firearms license

Where can I get an alien firearms license?

If you're a nonimmigrant alien temporarily residing in Washington and you want to hunt or sport shoot, you must apply for an alien firearms license at the sheriff office of the county where you live.

Who must have an alien firearms license?

Anyone who is not a citizen of the United States, unless you are a lawful permanent resident.

How long is my alien firearms license valid?

Your license is valid for 2 years.

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