A.B.C. & Firearms Office Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday - 9 AM to 4 PM
Wednesdays - 9 AM to 8 PM

Any other inquiries please call our main number at (201) 858-6939

 

Firearms Purchaser Identification Card / Application to Purchase a Handgun

In order to apply for a Firearms Purchaser Identification Card or Permit to Purchase a Handgun, you will need to complete an application using the F.A.R.S. System.  Applications are available by clicking the link below.  We are no longer accepting paper applications.  Any questions or concerns you may call the number provided.


Effective February 1, 2023

Firearm fees have increased. Fees are now:

$25 per permit.

$50 Initial firearm identification card.

$150 Carry permit money order made out to the City of Bayonne + $50 money order made out to the New Jersey State Police, brought to the Firearms Unit. Total $200 in two separate transactions.

These fees are set by NJ Statute and not by The City of Bayonne.


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ONLINE APPLICATION PROCESS

(Enter NJ0090100 for the ORI NUMBER when requested)

NEW JERSEY STATE POLICE FIREARMS APPLICATION & REGISTRATION SYSTEM

APPLICATION FOR PERMIT TO CARRY A CONCEALED HANDGUN


 

Additional Forms:

Certificate of Eligibility

Voluntary Form of Firearms Registration

Civilian Carry Assessment and Range Evaluation (CCARE) Protocol

Civilian Carry Assessment and Range Evaluation

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