Firearms Information

Firearms Information 2017-04-24T16:09:37+00:00

Firearms Application forms can be obtained through the Records Section of the Police Division.

The Records Section is open from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday (except holidays).

Most Firearms Application forms can also be accessed on-line 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Below is a breakdown of the required items needed for Firearms Applicants. Click on the appropriate link to access the necessary form(s).

If you need an:

  • Initial New Jersey Firearms ID Card
  • Initial Application for Handgun

You will need to:

  • Complete form: NJSP S.T.S. 33 (2 Copies)
  • Complete form: NJSP SP-66 (2 Copies)
  • Submit $5.00 in Check or Money Order made payable to: Manchester Township for the initial Firearms ID Card
  • Submit $2.00 in Check or Money Order made payable to: Manchester Township for each handgun permit
  • Submit to fingerprinting at a local Morpho-Trak facility.

If you need an:

  • Application for Additional Handgun(s) (only if you already have Firearms ID Card)

You will need to:

  • Complete form: NJSP S.T.S. 33 (2 Copies)
  • Complete form: NJSP SP-66 (2 Copies)
  • Complete form: MPD Residence Form
  • Complete form SBI-212A* (Please See Firearms Criminal History Instructions Form 212A)
  • Submit $2.00 in Check or Money Order made payable to: Manchester Township for each handgun permit

*Please note: Fingerprints are not required for this application.

If you need to:

  • Change of Address
  • Change of Name
  • Change of Sex
  • Replacement Firearms ID Card

You will need:

*Please note: Fingerprints are not required for this application.

Additional forms are listed below.

For additional information visit http://www.njsp.org/

*Firearms Criminal History Instructions Form 212A

STS-033 Application for Duplicate Firearms Purchaser Identification Card (FID)

  • The form is required if you need to replace a lost or stolen Firearms Identification Card
  • This form is required if you need to change your address on your Firearms Identification Card
  • This form is required if you need to replace a mutilated or unreadable Firearms Identification Card
  • This form is required if you need to change of your sex on your Firearms Identification Card
  • This form is required if you need to change your name on your Firearms Identification Card

SP-642 Application for Permit to Carry a Handgun

SP-634 Certificate of Eligibility

SP-650I Voluntary Form of Firearms Registration

Retired Law Enforcement Officers

SP-66 Consent for Mental Health Records Search

SP-232 Initial Application for a Retired LEO Permit to Carry

SP-232A Renewal Application for a Retired LEO Permit to Carry