Firearms Licensing


To apply for a Firearms Identification Card or License to Carry Firearms you must contact Lt. William Terry at 978-921-6040 x4369 to schedule an appointment. Please call for an appointment 4-5 months prior to expiration of your current firearms license.


Please DO NOT print and fill out an application. Your application will be completed electronically at the time of your appointment. Applications will NOT be accepted by mail or over the counter.


Items needed at time of appointment:


  • Valid MA drivers license.
  • Current firearms license.
  • A $100.00 non-refundable check.
  • New applicants must additionally bring an appropriate firearm safety course certificate from an instructor who has been certified by the Massachusetts Department of Public Safety and a Drivers license or positive ID.

  • Please note!:


  • APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED BY MAIL OR OVER THE COUNTER!
  • Photos will be taken at time of appointment!

  • Links:

    Executive Office of Public Safety and Security (EOPSS) - MA Firearms Registration & Laws

    Gun Owners Action League

    National Rifle Association


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