Firearms Licensing New Applicant


New Applicant

What you’ll need:

  1. A completed LTC/FID application
  2. A COPY of your Firearms Safety Certificate
  3. Three Proofs of Residency with name and address (ie: utility bills, tax bills, mortgage statement, etc.). 
  4. A COPY of your Birth Certificate or naturalization papers.  A COPY of your passport may be submitted in lieu of a Birth Certificate.
  5. Two letters of reference which must include the author’s name, address, and phone number.
  6. Payment in the form of a money order, cashier’s check, personal check, or cash (although cash is not desired).  See fees below.
  7. If applying for an FID and under 18 must also have a letter from parent/guardian giving permission.

License to Carry Firearms             $100  
Firearms Identification Card          $100  
Firearms Identification Card - applicants under 18 years old   $25            

Please visit for forms or additional information.

Please have copies of all required paperwork prepared prior to your appointment.

When all above requirements are met call (781)232-9373 or (781)344-2424 to make an appointment.  Be aware that due to the volume of applicants and workload the Firearms Licensing Officers have become very bogged down.  Please be patient.