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Contact us: Firearms

Contact information

Phone: 360.664.6611
Fax: 360.570.4945
Email: firearms@dol.wa.gov

Business hours

Monday through Friday
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Phone hours

We've increased the number of staff that will be available for phones calls. Our Licensing team will be able to take calls during these times:

  • Monday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Thursday: 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Holiday closures
HolidayOffice closed
New Year's DayFriday, January 1, 2021
Martin Luther King Jr. DayMonday, January 18, 2021
Presidents DayMonday, February 15, 2021
Memorial DayMonday, May 31, 2021
Independence DayMonday, July 5, 2021
Labor DayMonday, September 6, 2021
Veterans DayThursday, November 11, 2021
ThanksgivingThursday, November 25, 2021
Native American Heritage DayFriday, November 26, 2021
ChristmasFriday, December 24, 2021
New Year's DayFriday, December 31, 2021

Mailing addresses

  • Forms with payments:
    Firearms Licensing
    Department of Licensing
    PO Box 9048
    Olympia, WA 98507
  • Mail with no payments:
    Firearms Licensing
    Department of Licensing
    PO Box 9649
    Olympia, WA 98507-9649

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