Applications for all firearms related permits are only
available online at the New Jersey State Police website at:
Find the application you are looking for and type in all the required information. When completed, print two (2) copies of the application form. DO NOT SIGN ANY APPLICATIONS AT THIS TIME. HAND WRITTEN APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
All applications require a “Consent For Mental Health Records Search” (SP-66): (http://njsp.org/info/pdf/firearms/sp-066.pdf). Type in all the required information and print two (2) copies of the consent form. DO NOT SIGN THE CONSENT FORM AT THIS TIME. HAND WRITTEN APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
If you are an initial applicant, meaning that you have never applied for a firearms permit in the State of New Jersey, you will need to be fingerprinted. Please contact the below officers concerning how and where to be fingerprinted and the payment of the $57.50 fingerprint process fee.
A $5.00 fee (cash, check or money order made out to the Borough of New Milford, N.J.) is required for an initial Firearms Purchaser Identification Card (FPIC).
A $2.00 fee (cash, check or money order made out to the Borough of New Milford, N.J.) is required for each handgun purchase permit. (2 handgun permits=$4.00, etc.)
*You may apply for a FPIC and a handgun purchase permit(s) on the same application and the $5.00 and $2.00 fee(s) may be combined.
If you already have a N.J. Firearms Purchaser Identification Card (FPIC) and need a duplicate FPIC card to replace a lost or mutilated card or to change an address to New Milford, N.J a $20.00 fee will be paid by you online. One of the firearms processing officers will provide you with a web link and instructions on how to proceed.
Once you have your application and fees ready (or if you have any firearms related questions) call 201-261-1400 and ask to speak with Lt. Kevin Kiene, Lt. William Duby, PO Frank Haggerty ONLY to schedule an appointment to have your applications processed. No other officer(s) can process your permits. Bring some type of positive identification with you, preferably with a photograph.
Do not come to NMPD without scheduling an appointment first. Permits left with any other officer will NOT be processed.
(Revised 11/24/2014, Capt. J. Kiene)
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